In conjunction with the Agriculture Water Quality Alliance media informational event, a T.O. Cattle Company Field Tour is being hosted by Joe and Julie Morris. It is a chance to learn more about their efforts to protect water quality, restore native ecosystems, and raise beef cattle in an environmentally friendly way.

WHAT: Learn what makes grass-fed beef good for our health and good for the environment. Learn how holistic ranching practices are protecting water quality and restoring our natural ecosystems. Meet the ranchers behind T.O. Cattle Company’s Morris Grass-Fed Beef.

WHEN: Monday, August 26 @ 12:30 PM

WHERE: From Crown Rd.: Go east on 129 toward San Juan Bautista to highway 101; take 101 South one exit to 156 East. Take 156 East 3 miles to stop light ( the Alameda) at the entrance to San Juan Bautista. At the light go right +/- .3 miles to a three way intersection, you will see signs for the St. Francis Retreat; following these signs, turn left onto Mission Vineyard Rd.. At turn in Mission Vineyard Rd., continue straight onto private road. On private road continue straight, bearing right at the fork, to 500 Mission Vineyard Rd, on the left about 1.5 miles up the road.

For an in-depth profile of Joe Morris or more information on AWQA (The Agricultural Water Quality Alliance) please visit www.beyondorganic.com/awqa