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Tara Whitsitt

Founder, Fermentation on Wheels


Tara Whitsitt is an artist, educator, and food activist from Eugene, Oregon. She has been traveling across the country since October 2013, teaching fermentation workshops and hosting potlucks, which highlight the regional and seasonal produce in each destination she visits. Whitsitt also spearheads “starter culture” exchanges, which encourage people to try new and different fermented foods, and shares the history, science, and stories of food cultures she acquires along the road.