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
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 http://www.amyloujenkins.com