Tag Archive: sustainable food

NES Luncheon Composted at Brook Park in the Bronx

2011 NES Luncheon Compost

The NES Colloquium was a resounding success. We welcomed over 225 people over the course of two 8-hour days of presentations, workshops, films and performance, replete with a free sustainable luncheon on the second day. Communal Table catered our meal, even going so far as secure a donation of eggs from Brooklyn Farmyards, a Brooklyn-based farming …

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Behind the Scenes: About a (Sustainable) Meal

A Backyard Farming Network in Brooklyn

At our Colloquium, The Culture of Climate Change, we are not only facilitating discussion on Climate Change issues, but also promoting sustainable living practices. We are thrilled to be talking the talk and walking the walk this year! Tomorrow, Friday March 11th, we are hosting a Sustainable Luncheon, kindly sponsored by Ame and Deena of …

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Making of a Green Conference

For my fellow volunteers and I, it’s been a full day of sitting at the computer, scheduling, formatting, impromptu meetings, hunting for funding, interfacing with presenters and each other, html coding, torrents of emails, blogging, and on and on and on… We’ve all committed to creating a top-notch experience for  everyone , but with tight shoulders, …

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