The votes were collected online last fall, and were tallied in January. Congratulations to our 2009 Local Heroes:
Farmer/Farm: Skagit River Ranch
Chef/Restaurant: Maria Hines at Tilth
Food Artisan: Estrella Family Creamery
Beverage Artisan: Rockridge Orchards
Nonprofit: Cascade Harvest Coalition
You can read what we have to say about them right here.