Edible Communities 2009 Local Heroes

After tallying the online votes the winners of the 2009 Edible Communities Local Hero Awards:


Farm: Boggy Creek Farm, Carol Ann Sayle and Larry Butler

Restaurant: Tie! Wink, Chef Mark Paul & Chef Eric Polzer and Eastside Cafe, Chef/Owner Elaine Martin

Food Artisan: Full Quiver Farms Farmstead Cheese, Michael Sams

Beverage Artisan: Tie! Zhi Tea, Jeffrey Lorien and Candice Oneida and Tipsy Texan, David Alan and Joe Eifler

Non-Profit: Urban Roots, a program of YouthLaunch