Acadiana Food Circle

Passionate minds who adore eating locally and seasonally


Events & News

Upcoming and Past events:

April 15, 2015 The beauty of a pop-up dinner by Tyler F. Thigpen
March 6th, 2015 Acadiana’s first local food hub in the works by Megan Wyatt
January 11, 2015 Louisiana farmers: ‘farm-to-table’ is a buzzword, not a revenue stream by Megan Wyatt
January, 2015 Louisiana Kitchen & Culture Magazine
January, 2015 SWEET! by Tyler F. Thigpen
December 22, 2014 New Orleans: Group kicks off effort to bring community garden to Central City
December 3, 2014 Lafayette Awarded Local Foods, Local Places Assistance
Noember 12, 2014 Chef Profile: Kelsey Leger by Patrick Flanagan
October 25, 2014 Acadiana Food Day at the Horse Farm / Lafayette Central Park
September 3, 2014 Baking Advantage by Tyler F. Thigpen
Friday, August 22, 2014 How do we get Acadiana produce onto the shelves of Whole Foods?
August 11, 2014 Freetown-Port Rico Coterie Community Garden Brought to Life by Residents by KADN-TV
August 9th, 2014 A FLASH of success in New Iberia! by Tina Dirmann
August 3, 2014 For the artisan start-ups out there using locally grown ingredients, New Louisiana law:
August 1, 2014 You Say You Want an Evolution By Tyler F. Thigpen
July 10, 2014 Lafayette legalized beekeeping within city limits
July 1, 2014 Where Coaching Comes In by Tyler F. Thigpen
June 21, 2014 @ 11AM Bayou Vermilion District’s Vermilionville Quarterly Series: Seed to Skillet
March 7 – June 1, 2014 The Acadiana Master Naturalists is offering a program this spring
May 18, 2014 Home food systems discussion with the Acadiana Permaculture Guild
May 2, 2014 Brian and Dawn Gotreaux and their 10 (!) children breathe new life into a fading agricultural model. By Tyler F. Thigpen
April 16, 2014 Food Alliance meeting
April 12, 2014 Fresh & Local 3 : Acadiana Food Circle Fundraiser
April 8th, 2014 The 1st installation of The Local Pantry
April 2, 2014 New Creole Market embraces hydroponic farming co-ops in Iberia Parish by Tina Dirmann
April 1, 2014 Mary, Mary Quite Concordant by Tyler F. Thigpen
March 13-15, 2014 Louisiana Small Farmer Conference Southern University Ag Center, A.O. Williams Hall in Baton Rouge, LA
Jan 18 – Feb 13, 2014 Annies Project Comes to Southwest Louisiana
February 7, 2014 Produce farmers work together to bring more local food to Acadiana by Elizabeth Hill
February 5, 2014 (Don’t) Shoo, Fly! by Tyler Thigpen
January 3, 2014 Some Like it Hot by Tyler Thigpen
December 2, 2013 Tip of the iceberg lettuce by Tyler Thigpen
November 19, 2013 Pigged out by Kari Walker
November 5, 2013Pig & Plough Suppers presents: Cochon de Lune by Kari Walker
November 1, 2013 Yo-ho-ho and a Bottle of Rum by Tyler Thigpen
October 23, 2013 Food Day Proclamation with Lafayette Consolidated Government
September 3, 2013 Come Together by Walter Pierce
September 2, 2013 Meet Your Market by Tyler F. Thigpen
August 2, 2013 All Growin’ Up – Get Your Veggie Garden On! by Tyler F. Thigpen
July 1, 2013 Farm To Table: Getting Connected by Tyler Thigpen
June 3, 2013 Know Thy Zucchini by Tyler F. Thigpen
May 1, 2013 Yes, we can by Tyler Thigpen
March 28, 2013 Fat and Happy by Tyler Thigpen
March 16, 2013 Fresh & Local 2 Fundraiser at the Blue Moon Saloon
March 15, 2013 KATC TV Good Morning Acadiana
March 13, 2013 KRVS Radio Interview – Festival International; AFC Fresh & Local
March 11, 2013 Celebrate (and eat!) local food this weekend by Tracey R
February 27, 2013 KATC TV Meet your local farmer
February 26, 2013 KATC TV Benefits of Buying Local
February 25, 2013 KATC TV What it means to eat clean
February 2, 2013 KRVS Radio Interview Acadiana Food Circle Fresh & Local
January 3, 2013 Farm to Table: Local Appeal by Tracey R
October 27, 2012 Acadiana Food Day at Heymann Memorial Park
October 3, 2012 Acadiana Food Day set for Oct. 27 by Tracey R
April 7, 2012 Fresh & Local at Blue Moon Saloon
March 28, 2012 Cool Town by Tracey R
June 27, 2011 Find your thrill at Bluesberry Fest by Tracey R
April 9, 2010 Farmers market reopens in Oil Center