Milwaukee Edition

Archive of: *EAT WELL* and MILW and News Brief

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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
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