farm tour

1907, 2015

Central Alabama Sustainable Farmer Social – Camp McDowell

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Monthly potluck socials, open to all.  “Central Alabama has one of the most vibrant sustainable farming communities around. Some of us thought it would be great to get together regularly.”  Socials are generally family friendly, come and go as you please, and BYOB.

More information on Facebook — there is an event for each social, and […]

1807, 2015

Northwest Alabama Forage Field Day

By |July 18th, 2015||0 Comments

Hosted by: Alabama Ag A+ Marketing, Northwest AL RC&D, and Alabama Cooperative Extension System, Alabama A&M Small Farms Research Center, and USDA – Natural Resources Conservation Service:

 

A farm tour designed for cattle, goat, and sheep farmers

Sign-in starts at 8:30. followed by a farm and forage tour, soil and forage sampling demonstration, “Ask the experts” panel discussion, local veterinarian on site, & […]

1607, 2015

Building Bridges for Justice: Boykin, AL

By |July 16th, 2015||0 Comments

HOSTED BY: Alabama Rivers Alliance, Alabama Sustainable Agriculture Network, Black Belt Citizens Fighting for Health and Justice, and the River Region Food Policy Council:

WHERE: Boykin, Al 36723. The tour & workshop are 1-2 miles apart. Please see address below.

8:30-11:30 AM at Robinson Farm (553 Paradise Point Rd, Alberta, Al 36720)
11:30-3:00 PM at Boykin Nutrition Center, […]

1207, 2015

Second Sunday Ride – Randle Farms

By |July 12th, 2015||0 Comments

Hosted by the Second Sunday Ride (a casual cycling group based in Auburn):

“The July Second Sunday Ride will be blueberry picking at Randle Farms in Auburn.  We’ll leave from Auburn High School at 8:00 (an early start to beat some of the heat) and ride to Randle Farms. Pick berries, then ride back. Lunch afterwards at a […]

406, 2015

Join Us for ASAN’s 2015 Regional Food & Farm Forums!

By |June 4th, 2015|Events, Food & Farm Forum|0 Comments

The 2015 Regional Food & Farm Forums will convene farmers, gardeners, community leaders, and good food advocates to “cross-pollinate” and learn from one another.

The dates and locations for the 2015 Regional Food & Farm Forums series are as follows.  Don’t miss these fantastic events!  And be sure to keep an eye on this page for […]

1104, 2015

Tennessee Valley Farm Tour

By |April 11th, 2015||0 Comments

This April 11 – 12, curious consumers and food lovers will get a chance to load up their cars with family and friends and explore the Tennessee Valley countryside on a self-guided tour. The 2015 Tennessee Valley Farm Tour will highlight small farms from Cullman to the Shoals to Guntersville, plus a few north of […]