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South Cumberland Farmer's Market:  Gardener's Forum Tonight!


CFM and the Cumberland Center for Justice and Peace are hosting a Gardener’s Forum this evening. It will take place at 7 pm at the Sewanee Community Center. Panelists will include Risa Brown (owner and manager of Zion Gardens, and South Cumberland Food Hub Manager); Leslie Lytle (organic gardener from Seven Pines Farm with 35 years of gardening experience); Gina Raicovich (University Farm Manager with Degrees from the University of Montana in Environmental Studies and Natural Resources); and Ron Strobel (Certified Naturally Grown Gardener of Turtle Run Farm in Monteagle).

Conway, AR:  Weblog Entry


Dear Conway Locally Grown Community,

The 5th Annual Conway Seed Swap and Local Foods Festival is this Saturday, March 30 at the Faulkner County Museum, beginning at 1pm. There will be a celebration of Faulkner County History and Future by attracting youth to the important issues of local sustainable food production based in tradition and innovation.

Fundraiser for the Faulkner County Museum – 5$ donation fee for bands, Seed Swap free

Co-sponsored by the FC Museum, CAAH!, FC Library, UCA Anthropology Club, Conway Locally Grown, La Lucha Space, FC Urban Farm Project, Arkansas Local Food Network

There will be booths for the various sponsors with educational information about and demonstrations of traditional sustainable living techniques of Faulkner County and central Arkansas.

Seed Swap and Museum Open House: 1 – 3PM; Hands-on demonstrations of traditional subsistence skills from central Arkansas. Live music beginning at 2pm and continuing into the evening.

Hope to see you all there! Also, this is a reminder that the market closes tonight at 10pm. Have a great day.

Best,
Gabe Levin
Market Director

Champaign, OH:  Tonight's the night...


Just a reminder the market closes tonight at 8! Please get any orders in by then and be sure to include any orders needed for your holiday needs. Have a great day!

Tullahoma Locally Grown:  Market is Open!


The market is open, and closes at noon on Wednesday. Get your fresh sprouts and lettuce, eggs, meats, baked goods, and again this week we have whole chickens from Fountain Springs Farm.

Take care everyone!

tullahoma.locallygrown.net

The Cumming Harvest:  Green Pasture Coconut Oil and Cod Liver Oil Order


This is the last week to get in on the group order for Green Pasture, Cod Liver Oil and/or Coconut Oil. If you would like to see a price list and/or place your order, please email me at thecummingharvest@live.com.

Thank you,
Suzanne Geddes
Market Manager
The Cumming Harvest

Conyers Locally Grown:  Easter pound cakes


I just wanted to gov everyone an idea for Easter Sunday. We have some wonderful pound cakes listed. They will be baked fresh on Friday for eating on Sunday. There are four varieties to choose from.

Conyers Locally Grown:  Easter pound cakes


I just wanted to gov everyone an idea for Easter Sunday. We have some wonderful pound cakes listed. They will be baked fresh on Friday for eating on Sunday. There are four varieties to choose from.

Local Farms First:  Vote for LFF!



Greetings local food lovers!

Just a reminder to vote for the Office for Resource Efficiency / Local Farms First for the Alpine Initiatives $5000 grant to help with farmer training and marketing!

The winners will be selected by Facebook contest.

Please help us out, all you have to do is like the Alpine Initiatives Page and vote for us! If you can re-post on your Facebook that would be awesome too!

Thanks for supporting local family farms!

Maya Silver
Market Manager LocalFarmsFirst.com – a 501c3 non-profit
303-775-5318
click here to start shopping on the website
www.LocalFarmsFirst.com

Conway, AR:  Weblog Entry


Greetings Conway Locally Grown Community,

This is a reminder that Barnhill Orchards will be hosting a farm tour/high tunnel dedication on the afternoon of April 21st. Details coming soon but there will be a catfish fry around 1:30pm!

Best,
Gabe Levin

South Cumberland Food Hub:  Time to order Local Food


Good Morning Everyone,
The South Cumberland Food Hub is open for
orders today until noon. Have a great day!

Click here to go directly to the Rootedhere Locally Grown Market Page

Risa