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1st Annual Volunteer Appreciation Party

PLEASE NOTE THE VENUE FOR THIS EVENT HAS CHANGED. Our volunteers are the reason we were able to inspire 2,400 kids to eat their veggies. To show how grapeful we are to have such fennel-tastic volunteers we’re throwing them a party! Join us Thursday, October 30th from 6 – 9 pm at Hot Italian located at...
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Renae Best receiving the Food Literacy Hero Award from Assemblymember Dickinson at the 3rd annual Food Literacy Fair.

Food Literacy Hero: The Sacramento Certified Farmers’ Market

We are thrilled to bestow the title of Food Literacy Hero to Certified Farmers’ Markets for its field trip program that combines exciting hands-on market visits with fun educational activities. The field trip program began with the “Best” intention to educate children about farm life. Dan and Renae Best, who...
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White beans

White Bean Salad Recipe

Full of bright beautiful colors and flavors, this hearty salad will help you transition from the foods of summer to those of fall. Enjoy this as a light dinner or as a side dish. 1 cup great northern bean, dry 1/2 cup celery, thinly sliced 1/2 cup red onion, diced...
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I Ate It!

“Last year, I ate an apple everyday and someone asked me if I was in...
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“Organic fruits and vegetables have more vitamins and taste better!” – Kindergartener at Capitol Heights...
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Food Wiki

National Food Holidays

Every day of the year, some food is being celebrated somewhere. Some holidays are declared by...
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In Season

What's at markets and how to eat it.
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Hiring: Volunteer & Outreach Coordinator

Job Posting: Volunteer & Outreach Coordinator, Food Literacy Center About Food Literacy Center:  Food Literacy...
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