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    • Wed, May 08, 2019
    • 12:00 PM - 1:15 PM
    • Womanspace William Reif Gallery
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    Wednesday, May 8th

    Noon - 1:15pm  

    Facilitator: Phillip Anderson

    What is community supported agriculture or CSA? It is a program in which members buy a "share" of the year's harvest before the season begins. This arrangement provides unique advantages for the grower and the consumer. The growers are assured a degree of certainty in marketing their produce, and consumers have a direct source for their fresh vegetable needs, all while contributing to the local economy and sound land management principles.

    Come and meet Philip Anderson. Hear the wonderful story of his family and how the Anderson Organics farm grew to be what it is today. Learn about organic farming techniques, the new greenhouses and microgreens! Phil will also talk about the vegetables they are growing for this season and how to get INVOLVED. How to purchase a “Share” for the 2019 season. Anderson Organics is located in Caledonia, right in our own backyard.

    Advance registration is appreciated. Walk-ins welcome.


    • Wed, June 12, 2019
    • 12:00 PM - 1:15 PM
    • William Reif Gallery
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    Wednesday, June 12th

    12:00-1:15pm

    Facilitator:  Sonia Nelson & Conrad Iandola

    Come find out how Sonia and Conrad Landola got into raising grassfed beef (especially Sonia, a former committed vegetarian,) the nutritional and environmental benefits of grassfed beef, why they truly believe that their product is superior to much supermarket grassfed beef, and how their operation has evolved over its 12 year lifespan.

    You are welcome to bring your lunch. Advanced registration is preferred. Walk-ins are welcome.


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