HOMEGROWN urban country fair
Greenhorns will be at this event! See you there?
When: Saturday October 3 from 10am – 2:30pm
Where: Tower Grove Farmers Market in St. Louis
How: Exhibits, workshops and demos celebrating modern homesteading and how we’re connecting to good food, farmers and the earth. Hands-on, interactive and educational. Kickass music from Scotland Yard Gospel Choir and The Northwoods!
What: What are you waiting for – get involved! If you are in the St. Louis area and want to hold a workshop please email Cornelia at FarmAid.org. If you know of righteous folks doing cool things – from urban farming to bike power to aquaponics and things in between – in St. Louis that you think we should know about – do the same. Here are some of the exhibiting organizations and topics they’ll be showcasing:
The Burning Kumquat Urban Farm at Washington University - Urban Farming
The Greenhorns - Land access and beginning farmers
Organic Valley – Gen-O Farmers and butter-making demos
Floating Farms - Aquaculture
Eastern Missouri Beekeepers Association – Um…beekeeping!
YellowTree Farm - Urban Homesteading
Schlafly Beer – Home Brewing
Upcycle Exchange – upcycling and crafting
Our partners include:
More groups to be confirmed and more details to come. We’ll be showcasing the exhibitors and participants in the HOMEGROWN Urban Country Fair over the next several weeks.