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Altadena Urban Farm Tour

Come and see Sustainable, Organic, working Urban Farms in the Altadena/Pasadena area, 3 of which have incorporated chickens.  This is organized by the Institute of Urban Ecology.  Pre-Registration REQUIRED (Pre-Register Here)

 

TALK to REAL URBAN FARMERS, and find out how YOU CAN START an urban farm in YOUR HOME! We’ll visit:


- Panther Ridge Farms: an Altadena Homestead featuring chickens & laundry-to-landscsape greywater 
- Whisper Farms: an Altadena based farm featuring Aquaponics, in ground beds, and chickens
- Salinas Family Farm: an Altadena based homestead 
- Woods Family Farm: a San Marino Homstead featuring chickens, drought tolerant edible landscape, and aquaponics

The farm tour will be facilitated by carpooling. We will meet at Loma Alta Park (3330 Lincoln Ave Altadena, CA 91001) to arrange carpools at 9:30am and proceed from there. If you are willing to lead a carpool (you would drive a car of 4-6 people), please email us at [masked] .

We will provide fruit and small snacks for lunch. Please bring your own brown bag packed lunch.

Schedule:
9:30am to 9:50am – Assemble at Loma Alta Park 
10:00am to 11:00am – Tour of Panther Ridge Farms 
11:00am to 11:30am – Travel 
11:30am to 12:30pm – Tour of Whisper Farms 
12:30pm to 1:30pm – Lunch at Whisper Farms 
1:30pm to 2:00pm – Travel 
2:00pm to 3:00pm – Tour of Salinas Family Farm 
3:00pm to 3:30pm – Travel 
3:30pm to 4:30pm – Tour of Woods Family Farm

Date/Time
Sunday, June 15th 
9:30am to 4:30pm

Meeting Location
Loma Alta Park 
3330 Lincoln Ave 
Altadena, CA 91001

Registration
Pre-Registration REQUIRED  (Pre-Register Here)
Fee: $25

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  • A former member
    A former member

    This was organized so well! We learned so much, but had to leave early because of a work schedule. We can't wait for another workshop along these lines.

    1 · June 15, 2013

  • Rishi

    Hi Everyone,

    Please make sure to PRE-REGISTER on the IUE Website. Here is the link: http://www.instituteofurbanecology.org/june-bloom/

    June 10, 2013

    • Elissa

      Hi there, I just pre-registered. Looking forward!

      June 14, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Looking forward to getting some good ideas for our place!

    June 11, 2013

  • MaryEllen S.

    I would love to come, but that is the same date as the Southern California Poultry meetup in Norco! Hope to be able to attend the next event like this...

    June 10, 2013

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