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Wild Boar weekend

The Slow Food Johannesburg Wild Boar weekend was the culmination of a food journey begun 8 months earlier to follow 2 piglets, from a herd of free range European wild boars, from birth to slaughter. Eighteen Slow Fooders attended the Wild Boar weekend at the end of November. It should ideally have been held in […]

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Exploring Local Food: Hekpoort Valley

As part of our ongoing attempt at exploring the farming and food communities that surround us, we have arranged several visits to the Hekpoort Valley (near Hartebeespoort). This year where we will be following a litter of young boar being raised in the Hartbeesfontein Conservancy, and in the process we will learn more about the […]

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