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

Chefs Consortium

Member of the month

Our members are cooking up some amazing accomplishments. Read about 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

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Apple Jelly Recipe using Golden Harvest Farms’ Apples

Golden Harvest Farms, great apples, donuts, vodka and more Perhaps one of the best road side farm stands in the Hudson Valley is Golden Harvest Farms on Route 9 in…. Read More


Root cellar cooking from the Farm at the Abode

Root cellar cooking from the Farm at the Abode Noah Sheetz, photography by Jane Feldman As winter transforms the region into a chilly landscape of ice, sub-zero temperatures, polar winds and…. Read More

kale and couscous salad

Raw winter green salad with couscous

Raw winter green salad with couscous Winter or summer, kale, chard and collards are hearty greens that can be prepared many ways.  They make a perfect raw salad that marries well with any number of…. Read More

Green Peas TV

Brazilian Raw Food Demo and Denison Farm Tour

Cook the Box

City Farmers

Winter Tasting at Honest Weight Coop