Fearless Foodies Message Board › Urban Roots Farm Tour and Work Day Saturday March 26 - Austin
Slow Food Austin's Spring Farm Tour Schedule IS HERE -and it's packed with farming deliciousness! Every tour includes farm goods to take home and in some cases to savor right on the farm:
Urban Roots Farm Tour and Work Day
Saturday March 26 - Austin
Urban Roots is a youth development program that uses sustainable agriculture to transform the lives of young people and increase healthy food access. If you are curious about the program, would like to meet Urban Roots' youth, or simply want to get your hands in the dirt and fresh spring air into your lungs, join Slow Food for this hands-on farm work day at Urban Roots Farm! We'll meet at at the farm at 9 am for coffee. At 9.30 am we'll join the Urban Roots crew and volunteers for an opening circle. The goals and challenges of the program will be introduced and the jobs of for the day will be divided. After that, we'll work til noon, when a closing circle will conclude the work day. Please bring snacks and plenty of water. Wear appropriate clothing for farm work. Children ages 10 and up with adult supervision are welcome to join.
For your donation to Urban Roots of $20, you'll get to take home a goodie bag full of farm fresh vegetables.
To rsvp, contact Betsy Levy at BetsyL@slowfoodaustin.org Location: Urban Roots Farm 7651 Delwau Ln , Austin, TX 78725