Monday, February 13, 2012

Transylvania University: Come Meet Your Farmers (2/17: 11-1:30 PM)

[Extra credit opportunity for ENG 102 students -- go, talk to farmers, write a 500 word response/analysis]

Come meet your farmers!
WHEN: Friday, February 17th, 11:00am-1:30pm
WHERE: Glenn Building at Transylvania University
Located on the parking loop on Third Street, across from Gratz Park. Free parking will be available—no permit necessary.
Meet your local farmers, buy local food, and learn about community supported agriculture* at this local fair!
*CSA is an easy way for consumers to buy local food directly from farmers. Consumers pay for a membership, and, in return, receive fresh produce throughout the farming season.
Participating CSAs:
 Berries on Bryan Station Farm
 Dove’s Landing Farm
 Elmwood Stock Farm
 The Gaffney Farm
 Greenley Farms
 Three Springs Farm
 Triple J Farm
Other sources of local food:
 Azur Farmers’ Baazar
 Bluegrass Farmers’ Market
 Good Foods Coop
 Lexington Farmers’ Market
 Marksbury Farm
 Seedleaf Farm
WLAP’s Sunny Side Up radio program will be covering the event.
For more information, contact Angela Dossett ( or 223-8278.

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