ELC Recipe: Fennel and Collard Saute

Apr 26, 2017

Purchasing a CSA (community supported agriculture) share is a great way to shift a portion of your weekly food budget to local food. If you are interested in a full list of farms with CSAs, visit our Farm Fresh Food Guide. Compost in My Shoe, owned and operated by Jim… Read More

Eat Local Challenge Bloggers to Follow

Mar 28, 2017

These local experts are taking the Eat Local Challenge and will be sharing their experiences along the way. Follow our social media accounts and join our Facebook Eat Local Challenge support group for updated links to their stories and photos and more! EAT LOCAL BLOGGERS: Charleston Food Writer  Candice… Read More

ELC Recipe Feature: Goat and Sausage Stew

Mar 28, 2017

We feel lucky to call Charleston home for many reasons – our historic roots, beautiful beaches, friendly people, and of course the food. Charleston receives recognition from all over the nation for its rich and distinguished culinary community and local food scene. In April, we see a surplus… Read More

#HowIEatLocal Instagram Contest

Mar 20, 2017

We want to see how you eat local throughout April! Participate in our fun Instagram contest supported by Verde beginning April 1 to showcase your shift in local eating to support farmers and fishermen. How it Works: Capture a photo of one of our Eat Local habits (see below list) and… Read More

Eat Local Challenge Potluck

Apr 14, 2015

Hosting or attending an all-local potluck will get you 2 points in the Eat Local Challenge, buts it’s also a fun way to try new local fruits, veggies and meats. Team Local Works hosted an all-local potluck on Friday as part of the Eat Local Challenge. We had quite… Read More

Put Down Roots with A Family Friendly Vegetable Garden

Apr 13, 2015

“Mama, look at our potatoes!” Nothing makes my heart sing as much as those words shouted by my six year old son. We planted the tubers a few weeks ago and they have finally emerged from the soil. In a few more weeks we will begin “grubbing” or… Read More

The Eat Local Challenge Dining Out Guide

Apr 6, 2015

We are almost 1 week into the Eat Local Challenge. We hope everyone is having a good time navigating the waters of local eating. We have an abundance of local eats here in the Lowcountry –  CSAs, farmers markets, the local section of your grocery store, and a… Read More