A farm-to-institution meet and greet will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Jefferson Community Colleges Jules Building, linking up local farmers with food service providers.
Local food producers will meet with area food service providers to discuss products and goods that each can provide the another. Food service providers will be provided a list of locally grown produce. Appetizers made with local foods and beverages will be available, as well as informational packets and recipes made with local foods.
A similar event will be held in Lewis County from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the Lowville Academy cafeteria, 7668 State St. Contact Steven W. Ledoux, local foods community educator, at 788-8450 or firstname.lastname@example.org, for more information.