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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
Gluten-Free Indian Cookbook Spices Up the Menu

Gluten-Free Indian Cookbook Spices Up the Menu

When students and viewers of her PBS program, Healthful Indian Flavors with Alamelu, made requests for gluten-free recipes, culinary instructor and author Alamelu Vairavan, a resident of Whitefish Bay, was prompted to write the cookbook Indian Inspired Gluten-Free Cooking with Registered Dietician Margaret Pfeiffer.

October 2013
Urban Wild Foraging Workshop in Greenfield

Urban Wild Foraging Workshop in Greenfield

Resiliency Training, LLC, and Sustainable Self-Reliance, LLC, will co-lead a workshop on urban wild foraging from 1 to 4 p.m., October 5, in Greenfield.

September 2013
Learn to Eat Local in Milwaukee

Learn to Eat Local in Milwaukee

The Eat Local Resource Fair, held from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., August 17, at the Urban Ecology Center, in Riverside Park, is an annual opportunity to celebrate local food.

August 2013
NuGenesis Mission Bigger Than Ever at New Location

NuGenesis Mission Bigger Than Ever at New Location

When two-time cancer survivor Kathy Bero founded NuGenesis four years ago to teach others about the healing power of food, she dreamed of having a permanent location for the nonprofit to fulfill its mission of helping people learn how to eat in a way that would prevent chronic illness. NuGenesis has found that home, at N68 W33208, Highway K, in Oconomowoc.

August 2013
Growing Business and Gardening Skills

Growing Business and Gardening Skills

Registration is now open for the 2013 Agricorp program, a weeklong summer program running from July 29 to August 3 that teaches youth ages 12 to 17 business-planning skills through organic gardening.

July 2013