Pumpkin Patch Festival 2012
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pumpkAutumn in the Upper Arkansas Valley is a wonderful time to celebrate with seasonal festivities around the abundant harvest!  One great event for children and families will be Guidestone’s 6th Annual Pumpkin Patch Festival at the Hutchinson Ranch in Salida. The Pumpkin Patch Festival is a 3-day celebration open to the public, which offers a variety of activities and fun for the whole family. You can join in on a horse-drawn wagon ride...

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Local Food and Farming Celebration
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land-link-event-thumbWe wrote in February about local food and farming non-profit Guidestone's Land Link Initiative. Well this month we're inviting you to a celebration of that program, featuring a lease signing, local food and local music. Join us Sunday, April 11 at the Boathouse Cantina in Salida. A 5 dollar bill will get you in and buy you a chance at some tempting raffle prizes and to hear some foot stompin’ music by Local Honey...

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Online Farmer's Market Launches May 4th
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co-local-mkt-thumbWhat a pleasure it is for us locavores to watch the local food movement take root here in the Upper Arkansas Valley. As of May 4th we will have the most convenient source of local food yet; that's the day that Colorado Local Market, our region's first online farmer's market, officially opens for business. You can buy everything from organic tomato and basil starts to grass-fed beef, local veggies, fruit and baked goods....

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Eddyline Restaurant & Brewery Goes Local
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eddyline-thumbNot long after Eddyline Restaurant and Brewery opened last spring, Arrowpoint Farms of Nathrop brought manager Brian England a sample of their grass-fed beef. Brian grilled up a burger on the brewpub’s pecan-fired grill. He recently described to me that meal as “almost a religious experience.” The business of Eddyline’s first summer, combined with the assumption that local, grass-fed beef would be cost-prohibitive...

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