As part of our mission to educate we'd like to share with you some wonderful resources we've come across.
Horsepower.com:: Horsepower dot com is your ONLINE farmers market. Built by farmers for farmers, Horsepower dot com DIRECTLY CONNECTS local farmers to you, any-time, any-where. Think Craigslist for food, but better.
Slow Food USA :: Slow Food is an idea, a way of living and a way of eating. It is part of a global, grassroots movement with thousands of members in over 150 countries, which links the pleasure of food with a commitment to community and the environment.
C.A.F.E.S. - College of Agriculture, Food and Environmental Sciences (CAFES) Center for Sustainability. The new Center for Sustainability supports CAFES and university initiatives for education and research in sustainable agriculture, resource management and food systems. The center facilitates cross-disciplinary collaborations on campus and will assist the Central Coast food and agricultural professionals to make the most of exciting opportunities emerging in their field.
SLO County Farmers Markets :: No reason not to shop - you can find a market ever day of the week!
Monday Afternoon - Los Osos, Baywood Park area
Tuesday Afternoon - Paso Robles, 11th & Spring Street
Wednesday Morning - Arroyo Grande, Spencer's Market
Wednesday Afternoon - Atascadero, Sunken Gardens
Thursday Afternoon - Morro Bay, Spencer's Market
Thursday Evening - Downtown SLO
Saturday Morning - San Luis Obispo, World Market Shopping Parking Lot
Saturday Morning - Templeton, 6th & Crocker
Saturday Afternoon - Arroyo Grande, in the Village
Sunday - San Luis Obispo, Kennedy Club Parking Lot off Los Osos Valley Road
For a list of markets accepting WIC and other vouchers visit the Central Coast Foodie website - HERE.