Wild Root Market is hosting a Volunteer Meet-Up
on Sunday, 24 May
Great Lakes Farmers Market
at the Racine Milaeger’s at 4838 Douglas Avenue.
All member-owners of Wild Root Market
as well as interested guests
are welcome to attend!
Eco-Municipalities and the Natural Step
Lessons for Creating a More Sustainable Racine
Thursday, April 30, 7 – 8:30 pm
SC Johnson Golden Rondelle in Racine
See more details at Upcoming Events
Our annual Member-Owners’ Meeting and Social gathering
will take place the evening of April 20 at a new location this year,
the Gateway Technical College Conference Center.
Member-owners and the public are invited to attend.
For more information please see our Upcoming Events page.
Mileager’s Great Lakes Farmers’ Market
Every Sunday 10 am – 2 pm
For more information, click here or navigate to our Upcoming Events page.
Woody Tasch, author of “Inquiries into the Nature of Slow Money: Investing as if Food, Farms, and Fertility Mattered” and founder of the Slow Money Movement, talks about the movement and about getting people together who grow, transport, sell, and consume locally grown good food.
When you listen to Woody Tasch speak, you’ll hear him use the term “foodshed”. There is a useful Wikipedia discussion here. “A foodshed is the geographic region that produces the food for a particular population…”
The Second Annual RUGN fundraiser is tonight,
April 10, starting at 6 pm
at Mileager’s on Douglas Ave in Racine
Click here to navigate to the RUGN web page.
The Racine Journal Times ran a story on the front page of the June 10th edition, about Wild Root Market’s decision to turn attention away from the former Piggly Wiggly grocery store.
Video of our Annual Meeting, held April 14, 2014.
If you were unable to attend the 2014 meeting, this video will bring you completely up-to-date. (Please note that if the video does not seem to start at the beginning, you can use your cursor to drag the progress indicator back to the left side to start over.)
Get ready for a live webcast of the TEDxManhattan
“Changing the Way We Eat” event in New York City!
When: Saturday, March 7, 2015, 9:30-5:00
(doors will open for check-in at 8:30am)
Where: Gateway Technical College Conference Center
1001 S. Main Street, Racine
For details and registration information,
please see our Upcoming Events page.