We’re in the news! Check out this recent USDA blog about a luncheon that INWFN Executive Director Teri McKenzie attended in Spokane with Under Secretary for Farm and Foreign Agriculture Services Alexis Taylor. http://blogs.usda.gov/2016/05/03/connecting-with-local-farmers-one-savory-dish-at-a-time/
Do you love food, farms, or all things food-related? The INWFN is currently seeking applications for new Board members. We need folks with expertise in resource development, marketing, and finance. Interested in learning more? Please contact Teri.
Food for Thought Book Club
Join us for a lively discussion of author and acclaimed chef Dan Barber’s book, “The Third Plate.” Click here for more info.
Interested in volunteering for the Inland Northwest Food Network at one of our farmers market booths this summer? WE NEED YOU to join our team!!!
To help you have a successful and enjoyable experience, we are hosting an orientation that will provide you with all the info you need to perform this important volunteer task. Read more here.
Solutionary of the Month
Gail Cassidy/Kootenai County Farmers Market
Market Manager Gail Cassidy’s connection to the Kootenai County Farmer’s Market began about 13 years ago when her neighbor Paul Smith (of Killarney Farm) asked her to get involved. Since that time, Gail has been working with community farmers, crafters, and other artisans in the local farmer’s market. Read more here.