Celebrating Local Food
in Local Communities

We are a greater Hudson Valley educational not for profit organization
dedicated to sharing the joys of local foods.

Kids Playing Chef Photo Credit Jane Feldman

Educational programming

We share our passion for local food with members of communities from New York City to Albany with exciting cooking demos in school gardens and farmers markets, and healthy cooking…. Read More

Featured Member

Our members are cooking up some amazing accomplishments. Read about Nicci Cagan, our featured member of the month.. Read More

Our events

Chefs Consortium partners with other nonprofits to bring awareness of food justice and access to local food to New York communities.... Read More

Latest from the blog

Hudson Valley Local Foods

Strawberries Romanoff

Strawberries Romanoff Strawberries Romanoff is a dessert with murky origins that is typically made with strawberries and cream. It is thought that Marie Antoine Careme, chef to the Russian ruler…. Read More

Whole grain salad with root vegetables

Grains and roots Whole grain salad with root vegetables If you love local greens but don’t like the inflated price tag that comes with them in the winter months, try…. Read More

P.S. 83 Wellness Fair, cooking demomstration

P.S. 83 Wellness Fair, cooking demonstration, Jillian Naveh Chef Jillian Naveh teamed up with the Horticultural Society of New York this weekend at P.S. 83's Wellness Fair in the Bronx.…. Read More

Green Peas TV






Brazilian Raw Food Demo and Denison Farm Tour

Cook the Box

City Farmers

Winter Tasting at Honest Weight Coop