16 09, 2016

Alliance Field Day

By |2016-02-27T16:46:35+00:00September 16th, 2016|0 Comments

Hosted by the Alliance for Sustainable Agriculture Production: The Alliance hosts monthly workshops.  Workshops are free but pre-registration is required!   Registration: 10:00am Program: 10:15-2:30pm Training topics will include: selling to institutions, speciality food stores, featuring hydroponic produce: tomatoes, cucumbers and more. SPONSORS AND PARTNERS: Funds for this project were provided through the Mississippi Department of [...]

11 09, 2016

Natives for Fall and Winter Interest

By |2016-08-16T22:59:18+00:00September 11th, 2016|Comments Off on Natives for Fall and Winter Interest

Join Petals from the Past as they host Natives for Fall and Winter Interest, led by Sue Webb on Sun. Sept. 11th at 2pm. Join Sue as she talks about some of the best native plants for fall and winter beauty and interest. Some of them have fall color that rivals any of our large [...]

2 09, 2016

Farm Folk Weekend

By |2016-07-28T15:48:25+00:00September 2nd, 2016|Comments Off on Farm Folk Weekend

Join folks at Camp McDowell on Labor Day weekend for Farm Folk Weekend! The weekend will include include class time, free time, old time dancing, and corn shucking, culminating with a brunch Sunday at the barn. Classes being offered include: Mushroom Foraging, Preserving/Pickling, Creek to Table, Flower Arranging, Small Animal Processing, Cheese Making, Soap Making, [...]

26 08, 2016

9th Annual Small Ruminant Conference

By |2016-07-05T17:23:07+00:00August 26th, 2016|Comments Off on 9th Annual Small Ruminant Conference

Hosted by the Alabama Cooperative Extension System's Urban Affairs and New Nontraditional Programs at Alabama Agricultural and Mechanical University (AAMU): at this conference, research about meat goats and hair sheep will be presented and ongoing collaborative research projects between Tennessee State University and Alabama Extension at AAMU will be discussed. There is no charge to [...]

20 08, 2016

Walking Tour – Apples Pears and Muscadines

By |2016-08-16T22:47:59+00:00August 20th, 2016|Comments Off on Walking Tour – Apples Pears and Muscadines

On Saturday, August 20, 2016, 10:30am Petals from the Past is hosting: A Walking Tour – Apples, Pears, and Muscadines- Dr. Arlie Powell Dr. Powell will discuss how to grow these fruits; variety selections, care and maintenance.   You will taste the varieties and walk through the orchards.   This event is not hosted by ASAN.  [...]

19 08, 2016

Alliance Field Day

By |2016-02-27T16:45:22+00:00August 19th, 2016|0 Comments

Hosted by the Alliance for Sustainable Agriculture Production: The Alliance hosts monthly workshops.  Workshops are free but pre-registration is required!   Registration: 10:00am Program: 10:15-2:30pm Training topics will include: growing fall crops, soil fertility, fermentation, preserving the harvest, grass fed beef, vendor opportunities SPONSORS AND PARTNERS: Funds for this project were provided through the Mississippi [...]

15 07, 2016

Alliance Field Day

By |2016-02-27T16:43:43+00:00July 15th, 2016|0 Comments

Hosted by the Alliance for Sustainable Agriculture Production: The Alliance hosts monthly workshops.  Workshops are free but pre-registration is required!   Registration: 10:00am Program: 10:15-2:30pm Training topics will include: risk management, insurance, financial magement, recordkeeping, new produce safety guide for small farms SPONSORS AND PARTNERS: Funds for this project were provided through the Mississippi Department of [...]

17 06, 2016

Alliance Field Day

By |2016-02-27T16:42:15+00:00June 17th, 2016|0 Comments

Hosted by the Alliance for Sustainable Agriculture Production: The Alliance hosts monthly workshops.  Workshops are free but pre-registration is required!   Registration: 10:00am Program: 10:15-2:30pm Training topics will include: integrated pest and disease control, pastured poultry, flowers, and high tunnels. SPONSORS AND PARTNERS: Funds for this project were provided through the Mississippi Department of Agriculture and [...]

20 05, 2016

Alliance Field Day

By |2016-02-27T16:41:06+00:00May 20th, 2016|0 Comments

Hosted by the Alliance for Sustainable Agriculture Production: The Alliance hosts monthly workshops.  Workshops are free but pre-registration is required!   Registration: 10:00am Program: 10:15-2:30pm Training topics will include: expanding market opportunities, online presence, and watermelons SPONSORS AND PARTNERS: Funds for this project were provided through the Mississippi Department of Agriculture and Commerce, USDA Specialty Crop Grant [...]

21 04, 2016

Book Club: Bet the Farm: How Food Stopped being Food

By |2016-02-25T22:43:42+00:00April 21st, 2016|Comments Off on Book Club: Bet the Farm: How Food Stopped being Food

Hosted by: North Alabama Agriplex In Bet the Farm, food writer Frederick Kaufman sets out to discover the connection between the global food system and why the food on our tables is getting less healthy and less delicious even as the the world's biggest food companies and food scientists say things are better than ever.” [...]

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