Locavore Mayor Takes on Lunch
Where do you set your goal for local food purchasing? How about 50 percent of your total food budget? How about trying to do this in Maine? In Portland, ME, Mayor Michael Brennan believes it can be done; and the school district's food service director, Ron Adams, is getting close.
More about food processing ("Have it your way," part 2)
Processed foods: Whether you need them oven-ready or as components for speed scratch, you probably want them without additives you don't recognize or can't pronounce. You want fresh and vivid flavors kids will go for, and you would prefer to know where and how the ingredients were grown.
The Q Report (w/ Renato Sardo, Anya Fernald, Travis Tench, Marie Abaya & Faith Marabella)
This week's Q-Report theme is Fresh Eats as Patrick and Mark talk with special guests Renato Sardo of Slow Food Int. and Anya Fernald of Slow Food Nation. Also on the show, Travis Tench of Bushwick Farmers Market, Marie Abaya & Faith Marabella.