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PASA Education Event - Pittsburgh Urban Farm Tour

September 30, 2017 Farmer-to-Farmer Exchange Event

Event Overview
Location
  Multiple Locations in the city of Pittsburgh
  Meet at East End Food Coop
  7516 Meade St
  Pittsburgh, PA 15208
  [Allegheny Co] 
Pittsburgh Farm Tour
Date & Time
  Saturday, September 30
  Check In: 12:30-4:30pm
  Farms Open: 1:00-6:00pm
Cost
  $25 Cars
  $10 Bicycles
Event Description
The Pittsburgh Urban Farm Tour highlights the agricultural production capacity in urbanized areas of Pittsburgh and surrounding neighborhoods. This self-guided tour provides a unique opportunity to connect with local food, farmers, and the promise that sustainable agriculture holds for the future. Proceeds benefit the Pennsylvania Association for Sustainable Agriculture (PASA) in their mission to support farms across our region while shining the spotlight on exemplary urban agriculture developments across the City. 
East End Food Coop
 Presented by the East End Food Co-op (EEFC) in collaboration with 
 Pittsburgh Food Policy Council (PFPC).
  • Braddock Farms 
  •  Drew Mathieson Center 
  •  FIT Farms 
  •  Frick Greenhouse 
  •  Garden Dreams Urban Farm & Nursery 
  •  Garfield Community Farm 
  •  Homewood Historical Community Farm 
  •  Hops on Lots 
  •  Pittsburgh Oasis Farm & Fishery 
  •  Sankofa Village Community Garden 
  •  Shiloh Farm 
  •  Steel City Soils 
  •  Sylvania Natives
Online registration will be open from 8/11/2017 to 9/29/2017 at noon. You're also welcome to arrive at East End Food Coop on the day of the event as a walk-in!
FAQ
Do you allow walk-ins?
Yes! Walk-ins are welcome. Call (814) 349-9856 x17 for more information.
What should I prepare/bring with me to this event?
This event will be outside, so dress accordingly.
Bring a reusable water bottle to fill on site and stay hydrated.
Bring a cooler and purchase from the farmers while you're there.
Bring your questions! Make the most of this event by preparing several questions for the day.
Will food be served?
Some locations will have food available for purchase.
Who do I contact if I have more questions about this event?
Please contact Dan Dalton at (814) 349-956 x17 or dan@pasafarming.org for more information about this event.
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