Get Ready to Glean

Written by Casey Willson, Fair Farms Intern This fall, you may have heard about people gleaning at area farms and donating the produce to local food pantries. With this blog, we want to share some history on gleaning and ways you can get involved with local gleaning opportunities. What is gleaning? Gleaning is the process …

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Fair Farms Eco-Conscious Resolutions

Written by Nicole Oveisi, Fair Farms Intern As we leave behind 2020 and embark on a new year, Fair Farms has put together some small sustainable, environmentally friendly New Year’s resolutions that can have monumental impacts.  Cook More Meals  Cooking food at home can reduce food waste and plastic waste, and it also gives you …

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5 Unique Ways to Reduce Your Carbon Footprint

Written by Nicole Oveisi, Fair Farms Intern 1) If You’re Eating Meat, Look for Grassfed  The meat industry has been criticized for the ways in which it has contributed to greenhouse gas emissions. Some people switch to a vegetarian, vegan, or simply less-meat-heavy diet in order to reduce their carbon footprint. However, not all meat …

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WASTED! Documentary

Free Movie Screening: Wasted! The Story of Food Waste

When: January 12, 2018 at 7 PM – 9 PM Where: Annapolis Friends Meeting House, 351 Dubois Road, Annapolis, MD WASTED! THE STORY OF FOOD WASTE aims to change the way people buy, cook, recycle, and eat food. Audiences will see how the world’s most influential chefs make the most of every kind of food, transforming what most people consider scraps …

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