Fiesta to celebrate local family farms
Come celebrate small farms and the Central Coast community at the third annual Farm Fiesta!
to Live Earth Farm near Corralitos on Saturday, June 14 from noon to 5 p.m.,
this free event offers a chance for kids and adults to meet local family
farmers while having fun on the farm.
farm tours and see farm animals. Learn about native plants. Sample organic
products and try your hand at tortilla making. Join the kids in enjoying
the arts, crafts and games available, or kick back and listen to the live
Participating farms include
ALBA, AMO Organics, Free Wheelin' Farm, Herbert Family Farm, High Ground
Organics, the Homeless Garden Project, Mariquita Farm, UCSC Farm & Garden,
and of course, Live Earth Farm.
Farm Fiesta is sponsored by the Community Alliance with Family Farmers and
the "Buy Fresh, Buy Local" campaign. Cosponsors include the Children's Food
and Fitness Coalition, Life Lab Science Program, Slow Food Santa Cruz, Slow
Food Monterey, and the Santa Cruz and Monterey County Resource Conservation
For more information, or for directions to Live Earth Farm, please call Ryan Muhr at 761-8507, or visit www.StrausCom.com/caff.