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VGI Sixth Annual Victory Garden Blitz

VGI Sixth Annual Victory Garden Blitz

The volunteers of Victory Garden Initiative, a nonprofit promoting a sustainable and socially just food system, will construct 500 raised-bed gardens throughout Milwaukee during its Victory Garden Blitz, from May 10 through 24.

May 2014
Gardening Sale at Wellspring Farm

Gardening Sale at Wellspring Farm

Wellspring Inc., in West Bend, will host a spring gardening prep event from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., May 17.

May 2014
Urban Ecology Center Hosts Farmer Open House

Urban Ecology Center Hosts Farmer Open House

The Urban Ecology Center, in Riverside Park, hosts its annual local farmer open house, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., March 8, providing an opportunity for residents to meet area farmers that offer community supported agriculture (CSA) programs.

March 2014
New Bottled Water Supports Energy and Balance

New Bottled Water Supports Energy and Balance

H2O Energy Flow is a new bottled water asserted to retain its health benefits after bottling and to help balance the body’s systems for optimal performance.

March 2014
Website Connects Local Farmers, Buyers

Website Connects Local Farmers, Buyers

GreenFarmStand.org is a free website service that allows Southeast Wisconsin farmers, gardeners and artisan food producers to post available goods and connect with those seeking to purchase them.

March 2014
More Gluten-Free Food Options In Wisconsin

More Gluten-Free Food Options In Wisconsin

A new company, poSaNa Organics, is bringing gluten-free, low-glycemic and non-GMO products to the Milwaukee area.

February 2014
Victory Garden Initiative’s Annual Fruity Nutty Contest Winners

Victory Garden Initiative’s Annual Fruity Nutty Contest Winners

Victory Garden Initiative (VGI) will hold the fourth annual Fruity Nutty Affair, from 6:30 to 11:30 p.m., February 22, at the Humphrey Scottish Rite Masonic Center, in Milwaukee.

February 2014
Victory Garden Initiative Launches Fruity Nutty 5 Contest

Victory Garden Initiative Launches Fruity Nutty 5 Contest

The second annual Fruity Nutty 5 Contest, sponsored by Victory Garden Initiative (VGI), in Milwaukee, is underway.

January 2014
Bake Sale for Pediatric Cancer Research

Bake Sale for Pediatric Cancer Research

MKEfoodies, a collective group of food and drink enthusiasts, will host a holiday bake sale from 1 to 4 p.m., December 7, at the Hudson Business Lounge, in Milwaukee, and will donate the proceeds to Cookies for Kids’ Cancer, a nonprofit dedicated to fundraising for childhood cancer research.

December 2013
Reedsburg Fermentation Fest — A Live Culture Convergence

Reedsburg Fermentation Fest — A Live Culture Convergence

The Wormfarm Institute, a nonprofit dedicated to integrating culture and agriculture in an evolving laboratory of the arts and ecology, will produce the third annual Reedsburg Fermentation Fest from October 4 to 13.

October 2013