Seacoast Mobile Market Breaks Barriers to Bring Local Food to All

By Jake Gehrung for the NH Food Alliance There are many challenges today creating a divide between potential customers and local food outlets. In response, there has been an effort to develop new channels in our local New Hampshire food system to address some of these barriers. One of these new channels is the Seacoast…

Celebrate National Farmers Market Week

New Hampshire Eats Local Month joins markets across the country in celebrating National Farmers Market Week from August 2-8. To celebrate in NH, we invite you to: Take the Local $5 Pledge. Share your Eat Local stories. As demand for local food continues to grow, so too have the opportunities for America’s farmers to market…

NH Eats Local Month: Call for 2020 Partners

It’s time to start planning this year’s NH Eats Local Month, a month-long campaign in August that celebrates local food and farming in the Granite State. Each August, over 100 partners throughout the state join together to highlight New Hampshire produced foods, celebrate the power of food to bring us together, and encourage others to purchase…

June is Dairy Month: Orchard Hill Breadworks to Support Local Dairies

Small dairy farms and artisan cheesemakers have been hit hard by the pandemic. Orchard Hill Breadworks in Alstead recently launched a crowdfunding initiative to help provide some relief to these farmers and local producers. Read more about their efforts — and please help spread the word. Every Tuesday night in the summer, Orchard Hill Breadworks…

White Mountain Apiary

By Janice Mercieri, owner of White Mountain Apiary. We began our apiary in Littleton, NH in 2011 after years of lamenting “do we or don’t we?” So glad we did. We immersed ourselves in bees, our mentor, and education. We’ve grown from two hives to over sixty hives. The bees teach us something new everyday….