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Local Roots Market & Café

398 Court Street

Brooklyn, NY 11231

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Reduce your food waste and live more sustainably in NYC

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28% of food waste happens on the consumer end. That means every day, we can each make little changes in our lives that can make a big difference to reducing food waste. That means less food in landfills giving off harmful gasses that lead to global warming.

Learn easy tips by fellow NYers Local Roots NYC and MamaEco!

Start the evening with a complimentary wine and cracker session featuring wines from BK based Forziati Wine Imports and Seconds Crackers made with upcycled carrots that would normally go to waste.

Then you'll learn basic tips for compositng in NYC and how to reduce food waste while cooking by fellow Earth Loving NYers Wen-Jay, founder of Local Roots, and Shannon, founder of MamaEco.

Ask questions, learn something, meet other value aligned NYers.

Small bites and non alcoholic beverages are available for puchase at the Local Roots Market+Cafe. To pre-order dinner, please select an option at check out.

*new NYC regulations require proof of vaccination. please bring a copy of your vax card*

@WenJayYing is the founder of @localrootsnyc. See below to find out more :)

@MamaEco is based in Williamsburg and helps businesses become environmentally sustainable without sacrificing profit. Her instagram account shares easy ways to live more sustainably.

@EatSeconds take pulps, peels and other discarded carrot bits that would normally be discarded by manufacturerers and make yummy carrots out of them

@forziaiwineimportsi is based in Park Slope and works with regenerative farms in Australia, bringing the highest quality Australian wines to NYC

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Local Roots Market & Café

398 Court Street

Brooklyn, NY 11231

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Organizer Local Roots NYC

Organizer of Food WastED

Local Roots NYC is a female-operated small business empowering New Yorkers to be home chefs by offering the freshest, local, and sustainable ingredients through 22 vibrant subscription-based markets. They are turning grocery shopping from an errand into a social event by hosting their weekly markets at neighborhood bars, cafes, and offices throughout Brooklyn and Manhattan. Local Roots NYC offers recipes to pair with their weekly offerings, engaging culinary workshops, and a community of like-minded New Yorkers. They believe a stronger connection to our food, neighbors, and land can create tremendous positive change.

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