Event description: Join Slow Money NYC for an evening filled with sharing, learning, good times and networking . . . as well as food and drink. All net proceeds benefit Cayuga Pure Organics (CPO) to replace structure and equipment lost to fire.
NYS used to have dozens of grain producers, now there is just one major supplier, Cayuga Pure Organics….Cayuga Pure Organics (CPO) is a small farm near Ithaca, New York with a BIG impact on the regional food system. At the end of May 2013, a devastating fire destroyed the barn that contained CPO’s equipment and inventory
Help CPO rebuild after its fire and we will help you understand why that’s important!
Workshop: ”Field to Loaf: NY Grain Supply Chain 101″ – Local food can mean so much more than a simple “made in…” Come learn from farmer Erick Smith and from esteemed experts about the important role played by Cayuga Pure Organics, the only major supplier of locally-grown organic dry beans and grains, including several heirloom varieties. Confirmed Presenters include:
Chef Daniel Humm, Restauranteur, Eleven Madison Park and NoMAD
Robert “Bob” Lewis, Food Policy Analyst, Greenmarkets & NYC Food Systems Network