CULINARY CONVERSATION WITH DANIEL TUCKER – December 1 – Book Release Event at the Downtown Farmstand

November 25, 2010 at 3:28 pm

The Downtown Farmstand continues its “Culinary Conversation” series with Daniel Tucker to celebrate the release of his new Farm Together Now, a book he co-authored with Amy Franceschini.  Joining the discussion will be local farmers profiled in Tucker’s book, including representatives from Angelic Organics Learning Center, God’s Gang, and On the Fly Farms. Book signing, local food samples and after-hours shopping will follow.  The event is free but visit or call 312.742.TIXS (8497) to reserve seats.  

Farm Together Now, part-travelogue, part-oral history, part-creative exploration of food politics, introduces readers to growers and producers who are challenging the conventions of industrialized farming.  For more information, visit

Chicago’s Downtown Farmstand, located at 66 E. Randolph, Chicago is a year-round storefront offering food grown or produced within 250 miles of Chicago. The Farmstand is operated by the City’s Department of Cultural Affairs. For more information, visit or call 312.742.8419. Open 6 days a week: Monday – Friday, 11 a.m. – 7 p.m. and Saturday, 11 a.m. – 4 p.m.