Feb 2015 Monthly Potluck Gathering: Seed Sharing

October Potluck Meeting Follow Up Notes – More Talk of Fish!

Thanks to Adam & Ana from Sunrise Fish for joining us to share the experience of fishing locally and selling direct fisher to consumer.  And for sharing their absolutely delish halibut ceviche  J

Subjects that came up during the evening:

  • Mercury levels in various in fish, fear of toxins in SF Bay fish
  • Best choices for fish varieties, where to buy and who to buy from – who is trustworthy?
  • How do we encourage restaurants and stores to buy more sustainably?
  • The huge paperwork issues involved with selling fish direct – and the idea of expanding Cottage Food… Continue reading

Let’s Talk Fish: Screening of The Breach & Q&A

Thursday August 6th  at 6:00pm

Berkeley Fellowship of Unitarian Universalists 

1924 Cedar St @ Bonita, Berkeley, California 94709

Join Slow Food East Bay and Transition Berkeley for an evening delving into the predicaments surrounding fish, fishing and the health of the oceans.

How can we both support those that make their livelihood from the ocean AND the ocean’s fish populations? How can we be educated and inquisitive consumers of seafood, asking the right questions about sourcing, distribution and health? Join us in the conversation to try to find answers to these questions and more.

We’ll start at 6pm… Continue reading