Food fundraiser

Slow Food Columbia is hosting a fundraiser for Ben and Kristen DuBard at 7 p.m. Thursday at Terra restaurant in West Columbia.

The DuBards, of Five Leaves Farms in Blythewood, were selected to attend the third edition of the biennial international meeting of the Terra Madre Network in Turin, Italy.

Terra Madre brings together food communities, cooks, academics and youth delegates for four days to work toward increasing small-scale, traditional and sustainable food production.

Tickets, $65 for Slow Food members, $75 for general public.

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