***THIS IS A FREE, VIRTUAL EVENT**** After postponing our April event, we are BACK. Our 2nd CRAFT of 2020 will be our first attempt at a virtual event. The McDowell Farm School will lead a virtual workshop on homestead-scale poultry-keeping. We will have lots of space for Q&A, just like a regular CRAFT event, and [...]
Don’t miss this opportunity to be a part of the 5th year of Graze: Birmingham, ASAN’s annual farm-to-fork fundraiser celebrating the best in Birmingham food! Over 15 farmer-chef pairs collaborate each on a single dish, which they serve in sample sizes to picnickers as they graze from booth to booth in the grassy backyard at [...]
Don’t miss this opportunity to be a part of the Inaugural Graze: Huntsville! Graze is a farm- to-fork picnic currently in its fifth year in Birmingham. We are thrilled beyond measure to partner with the Greene Street Market at Nativity to bring Graze to the Rocket City in 2019, and celebrate the Tennessee Valley’s best [...]
Central Alabama CRAFT Network What is CRAFT? CRAFT stands for Collaborative Regional Alliance for Farmer Training. The original CRAFT network formed in upstate New York as a way to provide diverse on-farm training and a shared social network for farm interns, apprentices, and employees. The model has been replicated in many other places, and adapted [...]
Thurs Dec 5, 2019 - Field trips Fri-Sat Dec 6-7 - General Forum sessions Camp Beckwith, Fairhope, AL QUICK LINKS: Registration form (includes lodging reservation) Youth Food & Farm Forum details Supplemental forms for youth participants: DOC format or PDF format PROGRAM: Click here for the overall Forum schedule. Click here for a [...]
FIFTH ANNUAL GRAZE: BIRMINGHAM Don't miss this opportunity to be a part of the 5th year of Graze: Birmingham, ASAN's annual farm-to-fork fundraiser celebrating the best in Birmingham food! Over 15 farmer-chef pairs collaborate each on a single dish, which they serve in sample sizes to picnickers as they graze from booth to booth [...]
INAUGURAL GRAZE: HUNTSVILLE Our Graze family is growing! We’re launching our annual farm-to-fork picnic in the Rocket City, Huntsville, AL, and so far, the buzz is building! Graze showcases the amazing food alchemy that can come from collaborations between farmers and chefs who are equally committed to quality, craft, and to growing a rich, locally [...]
Do you have the perfect idea for a session for this year's Food & Farm Forum / Youth Food & Farm Forum? (December 6-7, 2019, in Fairhope, AL) We want to hear about it! This year we are trying something new -- we are inviting session proposals from our entire network (and beyond), to build [...]
ASAN's biggest network gathering of the year! All the details are at http://asanonline.org/forum18!
We're excited to share the good news so early, keep plenty of room in your bellies for this one! We’ll be holding our fourth annual farm-to-fork picnic fundraiser, again at Avondale Brewery in Birmingham, on Sunday, September 9, 2018, from 5-8pm. Stay tuned for details, see you there!