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Meet your local farmer and CSA source at the Urban Ecology Center

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Have you met your local farmers? Meet farmers and explore how to sign up for your share of a community supported agriculture plan. Learn about the different sizes and types of shares -- plus the extras offered by many farmers. Check out the the very cool and very enlightened community at the Milwaukee Urban Ecology Center.

Save the Date: March 8, 2014

11am - 3pm
Urban Ecology Center
1500 E. Park Place
Milwaukee, WI 53211

Why buy directly from farmers?

  • Encourage sustainable growing practices
  • Contribute to a stronger local economy by keeping your money in the community instead of a distant corporation
  • Enjoy fresh, tasty and healthy food
  • Ensure fair compensation for family farmers and local control of food production

Attend a Workshop
• 11:30 am & 1pm
Intro to CSAs
• 12:15 pm & 2:00 pm
Cooking from your CSA Box

Lunch Available for Purchase
from Gouda Girls & Milwaukee Localicious

Amy Lou Jenkins is the author of Every Natural Fact: Five Seasons of Open-Air Parenting. See more at

"Nothing less than Sensational"—Minneapois Star Tribune



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