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9:00 am

High Bionutrient Crop Production

April 8, 2017 @ 9:00 am - April 9, 2017 @ 3:30 pm
Living Web Farms, 176 Kimzey Rd
Mills River, NC 28759 United States

Dan Kittredge is the founder and Executive Director of the BioNutrient Food Association, a non-profit educating about vital soils, nourishing food and healthy people. In this two-day event, Dan will focus on specific practices farmers can use through the season to re-mineralize soils and increase nutrient density for higher quality crops.

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Warren Wilson College Farm Spring Meat Sale

April 8, 2017 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Warren Wilson College Farm, 701 Warren Wilson Road
Swannanoa , NC 28805 United States

Hi Everybody! Our Spring Meat Sale here at the Warren Wilson College Farm is rapidly approaching, where we will be happily selling our grass-fed Beef and Lamb, as well as pasture-raised Pork in both bulk AND retail quantities. To order our meat in a bulk (and discounted!) quantity, simply print the attached order form below. […]

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10:00 am

Opening Day: Old Time Plowing & Folkways

April 8, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Cradle of Forestry, Hwy. 276
Brevard, NC United States

Winter has passed and we are officially re-opening for our 2017 season at the Cradle of Forestry in America Heritage Site. Take a turn at horse-drawn plowing in the heritage garden, visit with demonstrators, and buy crafts from traditional artisans. You will feel Blue Ridge culture come to life as you step back into the […]

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11:00 am

Passive Solar Greenhouse Tours

April 8, 2017 @ 11:00 am - 11:45 am
M R Gardens, 441 Onteora Blvd.
Asheville, NC 28803 United States

Tour M R Gardens’ 800-square-foot passive solar greenhouse, where we grow high quality plants as sustainably as possible without supplemental heat throughout the winter. On unseasonably hot days, manual vents keep the greenhouse ideal growing temperatures without high-powered exhaust fans. The 40 minute tours are offered on a sliding scale with a minimum of $5 […]

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