The purpose of our group is to connect the health conscious family with our local organic ranchers and farmers and establish a relationship with each other. To support local ranchers and farmers who grow their veggies, chickens, and beef organically without pesticides, hormones, steroids, and antibiotics. To visit their farms as a group (kids welcome too) and learn about their products, and how much healthier they are for us and our families. (Watch the movie: Food Inc). To learn how they manage their gardens, beef cattle operations, egg layers, and dairies. Buying organic food locally is a very important and crucial thing for us all to do, and let's connect with each other and the farmer's and ranchers around us. Make sure that if you RSVP YES for a farm tour that you show up; if your plans change, be sure to change your RSVP from YES to NO 2 days before the farm tour so the farmer is not waiting for you to show up and making special arrangements for you. Be sure to visit our online news and information site, www.eatgreendfw.com
Welcome, DFW Farm Friendly Food Buyers!
Fellowship Hall, Pecan Grove Church
1306 Jack Finney Blvd, Greenville, TX
We start a new group to learn to regain our health in more of an alternative, natural way than is offered by conventional medical knowledge. We plan to use books,...
Terry J. (Co-Organizer)
Needs a location
Coursey Family Farm is offering Cheesemaking Classes.
Learn to make cheese for your family. Yogurt, Feta, Chevre and QuesoBlanco all in a 5 hour class. At the end of...
June 27 · 9:30 AM
Farm Incubator Program, Learn Permaculture Gardening, Build Hoop House, More
Lots going on here! Apply for Farm Incubator Program &/or take many Permaculture classes: Build hoop house or T-Post weather covers, learn mulch, square foot, keyhole,... Learn more
June 20 · 11:00 AM
Cooking Class: Cooking With Fresh Herbs
Discover the simple delights of using fresh herbs to add layers of flavor and color to your dishes. Herbs are to the cook as the palette of paint is to the painter.
With... Learn more
May 9 · 7:30 PM
WISDOM TO SURVIVE Screens: Dallas Premiere
Please join us for the Dallas premiere of THE WISDOM TO SURVIVE: Climate Change, Capitalism & Community.
Can we embrace profound change joyfully? Thought leaders and... Learn more
April 24 · 5:00 PM
BBQ! Enough Said!
If you like BBQ, this is one event you don't want to miss!
It's an evening of Brisket, Beer, and a Band with 60 teams competing for the right to be called the Grand... Learn more
April 12 · 12:00 PM
Oak Cliff Earth Day 2015
Please join us at Oak Cliff Earth Day in historic Lake Cliff Park!
You can expect:
• Lots of free family-friendly activities, including music & art
• Vendors with info... Learn more
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