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

Pic of the day, July 18, 2018

Pic of the day, July 18, 2018 Bone marrow Michael Lapi roasted this beef bone and ate the melted marrow from the center with a long spoon.. Read More

Pic of the day, July 17, 2018

Pic of the day, July 17, 2018 Blade steak Steve Kerzner took this picture - Blade steak, smoky tomato butter, basil emulsion, sea salt, rosemary potatoes and cipollini onions -…. Read More

The Abode Farm CSA

The Abode was created to materialize the message of Love, Harmony and Beauty brought to the West by Hazrat Inayat Khan, a Sufi master. The Abode of the Message Located…. Read More

Green Peas TV

Brazilian Raw Food Demo and Denison Farm Tour

Cook the Box

City Farmers

Winter Tasting at Honest Weight Coop