Food

To cut waste, the City focuses on food, resident education, and microgrants

The Zero Waste & Litter Cabinet was axed in 2020. Here's how the Office of Sustainability is running with one…

2 months ago

Musi’s take on a totally-local cheesesteak by sourcing & partnering with local businesses

A cheesesteak, but make it local. The Frizwit cheesesteak has gained a cult following from its ingredients, including its delicious…

3 months ago

5 reasons to gift local this holiday season

Celebrate Sustainably with Philly Foodworks The holiday shopping rush seems extra panicky this year, thanks to global supply chain issues…

7 months ago

Q&A: Founder Jeni Britton Bauer on why you just have to start – in sustainability, entrepreneurship & focusing on people

Founder of B Corp Jeni's Splendid Ice Creams brings her farmers market attitude, magic & Splendid Ice Creams to Philly…

7 months ago

Zero-waste cooking: How to make the most of your Fall produce haul

Learn tips to waste nothing and make a vegetarian stock, courtesy from our friends at Philly Foodworks! It's Fall, which…

8 months ago

In a corporate world pushing to go big, Zsa’s Ice Cream chose to go small – and local

Businesses are often pushed to go big and expand. Zsa’s Ice Cream in Mount Airy chose a different path –…

10 months ago

2021 Farmers Market Guide

Where to get local, fresh produce Looking for better ways to get local food? Philly is teeming with farmers markets…

1 year ago

Food, Farming & Philadelphia: Recap

Local changemakers prioritize access, communities, and healthy food for our tables. How does urban agriculture impact our communities, healthy waterways…

1 year ago

Zero Waste Shopping in Philly: Where to Buy Groceries in Bulk

Containers and packages account for 23 percent of landfill waste, equal to about 39 million tons per year, according to…

1 year ago