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Ethnic Crop Production and Marketing

August 13 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm EDT

Join Carter Farms and Africulture on August 13th, for a family friendly field day where participants will learn about growing and marketing ethnic crops. The field day will feature:

A farm tour where you can learn about how to grow and market ethnic crops
A taste of Africa, featuring African crops and recipes to help you market your produce
Representatives from the USDA, NRCS and FSA
A banjo making workshop
Fun activities for kids like a moon bounce and face painting and more!

Carter Farms is a century farm in Orange Virginia. Carter Farms focuses on growing and educating on African ethnic crops, their growing practices, uses and markets.

Africulture is a nonprofit that highlights, explores, teaches, and enhances the principles, practices, plants and people of African descent that have contributed to agriculture.

FREE. REGISTER HERE.

Details

Date:
August 13
Time:
12:00 pm - 5:00 pm EDT
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/ethnic-crop-production-and-marketing-tickets-379724846237

Other

Contact Name
Samaria King
Contact Email
samaria@futureharvest.org
Event Address
26273 Carters Lane Unionville, VA 22567

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