The Urban Ecology Center at Riverside Park is hosting its 13th annual Local Farmer Open House on Saturday March 7th from 11am-3pm. Get more details and a listing of all the local farmers at the event page on the Urban Ecology website.
Know your farmer. Know your food.
This event is your a once-a-year opportunity to talk with local farmers, hear about their growing practices, and learn about their Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) subscription options. Sign up to get local deliveries of boxes of farm-fresh healthful produce and more.
Learn even more by participating in these free workshops:
Introduction to CSAs –11:30 am or 1:30 pm
Jamie Ferschinger, of the Urban Ecology Center, will explain how Community Agriculture (CSA) works.
Eating Healthy All Year--12:00 pm or 12:45 pm
Annie Wegner LeFort of the Mindful Palate, Cooking instructor & Master Food Preserver, will share ideas for finding and preparing fresh food all year round. She’ll talk about how to use the contents of a weekly CSA box to prepare quick healthy meals, shopping farmers markets, preserving and more.
Get additional details on the Event Posting on Facebook.