Archive for March 5th, 2014

Chicago’s Good Food Festival, March 13-15, 2014

Join the Good Food movement!

Come to the Good Food Festival at the UIC Forum in Chicago. 

The purpose of the Good Food Festival & Conference is to link some of the best local farmers and family-owned producers of food and farm products with the public, trade buyers and leaders in the field to foster relationships that facilitate the growth of local food systems. now works with many of the nation’s largest buyers of local food including Whole Foods Market, Sysco, Compass Group, Chipotle Mexican Grill, Goodness Greeness, and others to connect them with local food sources.

Home to Roost will be speaking on Saturday, March 15, at 12:30 and 2:30. Check out the Raise Your Own minisession schedule and more of the scheduled events.

Coop-Building Class, March 8, 2014

This class will cover location, materials, parts of a coop, dimensions, and design considerations.