News from EarthDance

Feast, Bid, & Dance at Farmers Formal 2015!

by Rachel on September 17, 2015

EarthDance will be hosting its 8th annual fall fundraiser, Farmers Formal, featuring a feast of local fare, a bumper crop of auction items, and live music! Buy Tickets, Donate to the Auction, and Learn about Sponsorship! Bid, feast, and dance the night away at the Sheet Metal Workers Grand Hall on Chouteau Avenue.  The “farmraiser” […]

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Hydrate the Healthy (and Delicious) Way: Infused Water

by Guest Contributor September 8, 2015

By Fontbonne Dietetics Intern Michelle Cheval School is back in session, which means mornings become a hectic blur of waking everyone up, teeth brushing, dressing, and of course lunch packing. I bet we all want to send our children off with a healthy lunch that will feed their growing minds and muscles.   Or you just need […]

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2015 Crop Update

by Monica Pless September 2, 2015

The Big Winners – Garlic!  We bought in a lot of garlic this year and also participated in a Slow Food St. Louis garlic project, where they gave out seed garlic from rare and heirloom varieties.  They got well composted and mulched in the fall and as a result we have lots of really fantastic […]

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September Note From the Founder

by Molly August 31, 2015

Can you imagine walking into a convenience store and finding a bag of freshly-harvested greens more easily than you can find a bag of Cheetos? This is the kind of world I imagine, and the scenario everyone at EarthDance is actively working towards. We want fresh, locally-grown, organic veggies to be an EASY option, rather […]

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Reflections from a Farm in Ferguson: On Food, Parenthood, and Black Lives Matter

by Guest Contributor August 26, 2015

In August, members of the Junior Farm Crew participated in a writing workshop with Rebecca Rivvas, a journalist for the St. Louis American.  Crew Leader Tiffany Brewer wrote the following free-write as part of this session.   EarthDance is pleased that she shared her moving reflections. As the breeze rolls across my skin, I smile […]

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