In Our Own Backyard – Sustainable Foods Event

SustainableFoods

Celebrating Fresh Sustainable Local Foods

Saturday, February 8, 2014.  9:00am – 4:00pm

The Contra Costa Master Gardeners will host their second annual educational fundraiser to celebrate our local agricultural community, co-sponsored by the City of Brentwood.

brentwood

In the morning session:

Learn about the Brentwood corn story and our emerging olive oil market

Learn about efforts to conserve existing East County farmland

Learn about CSAs (community-supported agriculture)

In the afternoon:

Learn how to improve your soil from a leading soil scientist

Learn about growing more edibles in your backyard

Attend demonstrations by Master Gardeners

In addition, local vendors will be selling products made from the fruits of our agricultural bounty.

Registration:   $35 per person, which includes a fresh local lunch

To register online, click the link below. They expect to sell only 300 tickets and that’s expected to sell out quickly, so be sure to reserve your spot!

Register Now!

Advertisements

Leave a Comment!

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

w

Connecting to %s