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6 04, 2019

Family Herbalist Certification Program OPEN Enrollment

By |2019-03-05T16:12:52+00:00April 6th, 2019|0 Comments

From the organizers: Often in the study of herbal medicine it can be difficult to go from book learning or even an online course or classroom setting to practicing what you have learned. As a beginner, having a mentor to help you bridge the gaps in your knowledge, bolster you when you feel unsure, and [...]

22 03, 2019

Deep South Herbal Conference 2019

By |2018-12-20T13:42:28+00:00March 22nd, 2019|0 Comments

From the organizers: "Return To The Roots of Natural Health" Join us at Mt. Cheaha State Park, the highest point in Alabama for a weekend of herbal discovery. Come and learn from a great variety of speakers such as Thomas Easley, Robin McGee, Darryl Patton, Maggie Baker Conklin and other great herbal educators. With hands-on [...]

13 03, 2019

Produce Safety Alliance Grower Training Course

By |2019-03-04T15:47:40+00:00March 13th, 2019|0 Comments

From the organizers: Who Should Attend: Fruit and vegetable growers and others interested in learning about produce safety, the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) Produce Safety Rule, Good Agricultural Practices (GAPs), and co-management of natural resources and food safety. This training is perfect for growers who would benefit from more in depth discussion of the [...]

9 03, 2019

Farm in the City: Organic Gardening 3.0 at E.A.T. South

By |2019-01-07T20:16:40+00:00March 9th, 2019|0 Comments

From the organizers: Farm in the City is our workshop series to get your garden growing. Organized for adults and garden-enthusiastic youth, the workshops include hands-on activities and lots of gardening information. Learn how to raise your own backyard chickens, grow food without harmful chemicals, and more. ……………….. This event is not hosted by ASAN. [...]

2 02, 2019

Volunteer Saturday at E.A.T. South

By |2019-01-07T20:09:35+00:00February 2nd, 2019|0 Comments

From the organizers: Volunteer Saturdays aka First Saturday Community Projects are a chance to get outside and get dirty while helping E.A.T. South grow. The projects are always on the first Saturday of the month from 8-10 am. Volunteer Saturdays are a great way to learn hands-on skills you can use in your own garden. [...]

7 12, 2018

ASAN Food & Farm Forum and Youth Food & Farm Forum

By |2018-10-20T14:23:38+00:00December 7th, 2018|0 Comments

The ASAN Food & Farm Forum is the central annual gathering of ASAN’s statewide network of farmers, gardeners, community leaders, and good food advocates. Diverse participants from across the state will come together for a weekend of “cross-pollinating” and collaboration to build a more robust local food system throughout Alabama. You don't want to miss [...]

13 07, 2018

Exploring Our Living Streams

By |2018-04-24T13:15:55+00:00July 13th, 2018|0 Comments

From the organizers: The Exploring Our Living Streams Curriculum provides hands-on activities for teaching students about watershed science and water monitoring. The 4-H AWW Program provides support to clubs and classrooms as they use the curriculum and collect water data. Click here to learn more about the curriculum. During the 2 day EOLS workshop, participants [...]

22 05, 2018

Welcome to Our Farm: Agritourism Marketing and Customer Engagement

By |2018-05-14T21:46:05+00:00May 22nd, 2018|0 Comments

From the organizers: Join ASAP and other regional farmers at Ivy Creek Family Farm for a half-day workshop on best practices and marketing strategies for growing or establishing your agritourism ventures. Learn about consumer trends and hear how other farms are using marketing and storytelling to turn visitors into farm friends. Gain tools and strategies [...]

11 05, 2018

Hawkwind Herbal Workshop

By |2018-03-15T16:39:44+00:00May 11th, 2018|0 Comments

From the organizers: Join Grandma Lulu and the Plant Nation for a weekend of exploring and learning how to wild craft medicinal plants that grow on these Alabama foothills. During this time you will be introduced to some of these plants. You will learn how to make herbal infusions out of oil, alcohol and vinegar. [...]

9 05, 2018

4-H AWW Watershed Stewardship 101 Workshop-no previous training required

By |2018-05-01T22:11:51+00:00May 9th, 2018|0 Comments

From the organizers: 1 Day Workshop This workshop is for adult educators including teachers, volunteers, and informal educators who would like to learn how to teach students about basic watershed concepts related to water quality and water monitoring, the water environment, and water pollution through hands-on activities. This is a Watershed “101” type workshop where we [...]