The Dish

City Market and the Intervale Center have teamed up to create a new exploratory series called The Dish. With support from ArtsRiot, we'll host quarterly panel discussions to dive into hot food issues with the help of local experts.

Dispatch from the Dish

In this third installment of The Dish series, our topic was “Global Foods, Local Perspectives”. For me, it was another fine example of Vermonters putting their values on the line, even if it means wrestling with some challenging questions. As a community that places a high value on local food and the farmers who grow it, while at the same time cherishing delicious global foods that we will never realistically grow locally (think coffee, chocolate and avocadoes), how can we make informed, value-driven decisions when purchasing those global foods? We can sum up the evening’s conclusion with three simple words: Tell a story. Read more

 

Stay tuned for more panel discussions in 2015.

Have an idea for a Dish topic? Shoot us an email.

City Market Intervale Center

with ArtsRiot

 

Previous Topics

Local Meat

Panel:

Field Notes

Video Recap

 

GMOs & You

Panel

Field Notes

Video Recap

 

Global Foods,
Local Perspectives

Panel