The local food movement is ever growing thanks to the individuals and organizations that we fondly call our opportunity makers, who host events for improving access to local foods. Submit your events related to metro Atlanta's local food system below.
Georgia Tech students will be presenting on how to rid your garden of weeds organically. Bring a potluck dish & donation bag lunch for the homeless.
Join the Food Innovation Network as we host Mario for a meet, greet and working session around key actions those working in local food want an Urban Agriculture Director to take.
Come out and join us @ Gilliams Community Garden on Saturday October 3rd for "Urban Farming Volunteer Day".
Volunteer with the Friends of Lillian Cooper Shepherd Park for a park beautification day. Community members will be mulching, picking up trash and removing invasive plants.
Gaia Gardens is having a plant sale. All their plants are certified organic and we will have tomatoes, cherry tomatoes, sweet peppers, hot peppers, roulette peppers, eggplant, okra, summer squash, zucchini, basil, shiso, edible flowers, kale, chard, and lettuce seedling.
To connect farmer to farmer: to bring humane livestock farmers together so each can learn from their peers through workshops and seminars about best practices for pasture raising and humane handling of livestock, and raise a good end product.