25thJanuary

Summer 2016 Grocery Bag Sign Up

Below is the link to this year’s Grocery Bag sign up form.  Like in years past, this food subscription will consist of 5 categories of awesomely produced local products, that are represented at each pick up –  Veggies, Eggs, Meat, Bread & Treats. As always, we encourage you to sign up as soon as you can for a few reasons.  One, we need to secure our vegetable CSA shares from Three Rivers Community Farm and also get them the much needed …

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10thSeptember

Swine & Dine, A Cajun Boucherie

A Funeral. A Festival. A Celebration of Congregation. A Cajun Boucherie. An effort to expose, educate, entertain and offer the opportunity for folks to witness the harvest of an animal (a hog in this case), the processing, butchering, preparation, cooking and lastly serving the entire Hog, in a celebration known as a Cajun Boucherie. Green Finned Hippy Farm and Mac’s Local Buys have joined forces to bring you Swine & Dine 2015, A Cajun Boucherie, featuring Toby Rodriguez owner of Lache Pas …

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22thMarch

Summer 2015 Butcher Bag

On the heals of success with this year’s Winter Bag food subscription, we bring you the summer incarnation, The Butcher Bag… Simply put, it’s a sack full of awesome local proteins – local pastured meats (7-8 lbs) & organic eggs (2 dozen).  The 2nd tuesday of each month, May through August, we meet at Larder & Cupboard in Maplewood for the pick up.  Simple, easy access to some of the areas finest producers.  Subscriptions are very limited. Here’s the .pdf <MLB-ButcherBag_SignUp-2015_3-20a> to …

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29thOctober

November Newsletter…

If you would like to sign up for our newsletter, let me know and I can get you added to the list.   Hey Everyone,We seemed to have rolled right into some kind of awesome fall here in Saint Louis.  Weather has been fantastic, which bodes really well for animals that are raised outside on dirt.  They are more effective at putting on weight in milder temps (less energy spent keeping warm, means more meat/fat on the back end).  More than anything, …

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29thOctober

Grocery Bag 2015

Sign up starts now. Coming back for the 3rd year in a row is our food subscription, that we call The Grocery Bag. While we do expect to sell a few more shares than we did last year, we encourage everyone to sign up soon.  We have sold out the past 2 years and plan to do the same next year.  See the link below for the attached .pdf with all the needed details. As in year’s past, you can expect an item(s) …

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16thOctober

Introducing MLB Winter Bag

Following the suggestions of our current Grocery Bag members, we’ve decided to continue our local food subscription through the winter months. This program will be appropriately called, the Winter Bag. The Winter Bag will be a monthly, protein centric – heavy on clean, nutrient dense, pastured meats and eggs, not too mention a double protein option for bigger families. Also, included will be one loaf of freshly baked artisan bread and a not necessarily sweet, treat. The 4 pickups (Dec – …

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04thNovember

MLB Grocery Bag 2014 Sign Up is Now!

Wanted to let everyone know that we are starting the sign up for next year’s Grocery Bag today. In case you don’t know, the Grocery Bag is a 13 pickup (over 26 weeks) food subscription, which contains veggies, eggs, meat, bread and staples/treats in each Bag.  Each week your Bag will contain a share of veggies (from Three Rivers Farm), 1 dozen eggs (various farmers), premium local meats (pork from Kluesner Farm, beef from Rain Crow Ranch or poultry from Buttonwood …

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18thMarch

Party Time!

Come join us for a beer as we celebrate Mac’s Local Buys one year anniversary!  Everyone is welcome and the more the merrier, so tell a friend! What: Mac’s Local Buys one year anniversary bash. When: Sunday April 14, 2013 1-4pm. Where: Urban Chestnut Brewing Company- 3229 Washington Ave St. Louis, MO 63103. Why:  Help us celebrate one amazing year of being alive.  Enter your name in our drawing for a chance to win Mac’s Local Buys T-shirts and a grand prize of …

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