Tag: SLO Food Alliance

Veggie sale updates? Get on the distribution list

If you would like to receive emails about purchasing vegetables available for sale from UW-Green Bay campus gardens and hoop house on a weekly basis, please send an email to Amy Ibuaka, ibuakaa@uwgb.edu. You will be put on the distribution list for weekly announcements. Most weeks throughout the summer vegetables can be picked-up on Wednesdays, […]

Celebrate UW-Green Bay Food Day, Wednesday, Oct. 25

Help promote healthy eating by attending UW-Green Bay’s annual Food Day event. The event will be held Wednesday, Oct. 25, 2017 from 1 to 7 p.m. in the Phoenix Room of the Union University. The event is free and open to both the campus and Green Bay community. Sponsored by the UW-Green Bay student organizations […]

Health takes precedence at UW-Green Bay Food Day

Organizers expect 300 for presentations, Expo and farm to table dinner GREEN BAY – Help promote healthy eating by attending the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay’s annual Food Day event. The event will be held Wednesday, October 25, 2017 from 1 to 7 p.m. in the Phoenix Room of the Union University. The event is free […]

Applause for Amaranth

Amaranth in the UWGB SLO Campus Garden

Two kinds of amaranth — Elephant Head and Love Lies Bleeding — are causing a stir in the Campus Garden. Aside from being a beautiful addition, the leaves and the grain are edible (tasting like a sweeter, nuttier spinach). Thanks to librarian Melissa Platkowski for digging into the question, and for campus gardener Tyler Delsart who […]

Get your SLO garden produce on Thursday

Items for sale this week at the SLO garden in the Student Services Plaza. First come first serve: Leeks (king arthur), 2 for $1 Sweet and hot peppers, 4 for $1 Garlic (music and elephant varieties), $2.00/bulb Beets (merlin, chioggia),  $1.00/bunch Cucumbers (marketmore), 2 for $1 Tomatoes (heirloom varieties), $2/bag Eggplant, 2 for $1

On sale at the Campus Garden this week

The campus gardens are in their prime. Some items are first-come, first-serve on Thursday, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Others need to be ordered through delstt15@uwgb.edu (see your campus e-mail for a list) and picked up during that same time. Of the first-come, first-serve items: Leeks (King Arthur) 2 for $1 Small Sweet and hot […]

Place your garden order

The campus gardens are in their prime. Here’s your chance to order. Some items are first-come, first-serve on Thursday, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Others need to be ordered through delstt15@uwgb.edu and picked up during that same time frame: First come, first serve: Bush Beans (dragon tongue) $2.00/lbs Garlic bulbs (music and elephant varieties) […]

Sprouting sustainability practices: UW-Green Bay student Tyler Delsart grows in SLO garden manager role

Tyler Delsart SLO Food

Nestled into the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay’s Student Services Plaza, between the University Union and the Cofrin Library, is a quaint organic garden, complements of the student organization, “Sustainable, Local, and Organic (SLO) Food Alliance.” The guy with the trowel and a hose is likely student Tyler Delsart. SLO was created in 2008, when a […]