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  • Boston Local Food Festival Boston Local Food Festival

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Mission Statement

  • Generate increased demand for local and sustainably produced food through education and promotion.
  • Support the growth and development of local farms and locally owned food-related businesses.
  • Increase the availability and access of healthy local food to urban communities.
  • Facilitate collaborations between local food farms, businesses, and public and non-profit organizations.

Description

Boston Local Food Festival, one of Boston's "Best of the New" events in 2010 according to Boston Globe Magazine, is produced by Sustainable Business Network of Greater Boston (SBN) and built upon the principals of local, green and fair. During this free, zero waste festival, farmers, fisher folk, producers and chefs showcase local food in an outdoor, waterfront arena. Spectators of all backgrounds learn about the benefits of sustainably produced food from New England, purchase delicious local food, participate in health and educational activities, engage with top local chefs, enjoy local music and art, and taste local craft beer and mead.

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http://bostonlocalfoodfestival.com/

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