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Annual Fruity Nutty Affair Celebrates Urban Orchards

Annual Fruity Nutty Affair Celebrates Urban Orchards

Victory Garden Initiative (VGI) will hold the fifth annual Fruity Nutty Affair, beginning at 7 p.m., February 28, at Villa Filomena, in Milwaukee.

February 2015
Upcoming Events Celebrate Health, Happiness and Good Food

Upcoming Events Celebrate Health, Happiness and Good Food

Wellness-Found, LLC, is producing two Women’s Health and Happiness expos and the Good Food Fest this quarter. The first Women’s Health and Happiness Expo runs from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., January 31, at Radisson Hotel North Shore, and the second takes place at the same time, March 28, at Brookfield Suites Hotel and Convention Center. The Good Food Fest takes place from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., February 28, at Washington County Fair Park, in West Bend.

January 2015
Cultured Foods Workshop Teaches Nutrition for Good Health and Healing

Cultured Foods Workshop Teaches Nutrition for Good Health and Healing

Holistic health coach Natalie Benoit will host two separate workshops about cultured foods and beverages. The first will be held from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., January 10, at The Atrium, at Rolling Spirit, in Greendale. The second is scheduled from 1 to 3 p.m., January 18, at Treetop Yoga LLC, in Sussex.

January 2015
Popular Healthy Cooking Show Returns

Popular Healthy Cooking Show Returns

After a year hiatus, Healthful Indian Flavors with Alamelu, the television cooking show produced by Milwaukee Public Television and hosted by cookbook author and culinary expert Alamelu Vairavan, returns for a third season.

January 2015
Victory Garden Initiative Seeks Future Food Leaders

Victory Garden Initiative Seeks Future Food Leaders

In October, Victory Garden Initiative will launch the third session of its successful Food Leader Certificate program, which trains two dozen people in community organizing and leadership skills and strategies and how to grow food.

August 2014
Good Harvest Market to Build Larger Store

Good Harvest Market to Build Larger Store

Good Harvest Market is breaking ground in July on a new, 23,000-square-foot building, which is about 10,000 square feet larger than their current facility and targeted to open in April 2015.

July 2014
New Tea Company Promotes Nutritious Blends

New Tea Company Promotes Nutritious Blends

Locally based startup Urbal Tea formulates and blends loose-leaf, dried herbs into healthy tisanes and tea, packed with antioxidants, trace minerals and vitamins.

June 2014
Outpost Natural Foods Opens New Store in Mequon

Outpost Natural Foods Opens New Store in Mequon

Outpost Natural Foods Cooperative celebrated the opening of its fourth store on May 12. The 16,700-square-foot building, located at 7590 West Mequon Road, in Mequon, occupies land purchased by the co-op in 2013 and is the first location outside of Milwaukee County.

June 2014
Screaming Tuna Commits to Sustainable Seafood

Screaming Tuna Commits to Sustainable Seafood

Screaming Tuna, a sushi and Asian bistro in Milwaukee’s Third Ward neighborhood, has committed to operating in a more environmentally sustainable manner, beginning with sourcing seafood that is fished or farmed in ways that minimize environmental impact and assure safe fish populations.

June 2014
Muskego Green Market Entering Its Second Year

Muskego Green Market Entering Its Second Year

A farmers’ market serving the Muskego community returns this year, operating from 3 to 7 p.m., Thursdays, May 29 through October 2.

June 2014