SARATOGA SPRINGS – First Harvest, an all-local food and beverage tasting, will be held on Thursday July 16 from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. at 112 Spring Street in Saratoga.
Benefits from the event will go to the Regional Farm and Food project, a non-profit whose mission is to provide a better return on the investment of food and tax dollars by building supply and demand for local foods. It seeks to connect consumers to local food through accessibility, education, and emergency relief. The RFFP has a special focus on small, local farms and their multitude of benefits to the community. Other supporters of the event include the American Farmland Trust, Saratoga PLAN, Land Trust Alliance and Sustainable Saratoga.
All food and beverages at the event will be from local farms, vineyards, breweries, chefs and restaurants including:
Victory View Vineyards
Moon Garden Teas
9 Miles East
Fior D” Italia
Healthy Living Market
Gomez Veggie Ville