Mark your calendars! Tuesday, February 5 from 6-9pm our Food Forest Vice President, Arlo, is hosting a pickling party. We will be pickling cucumbers, papaya, cabbage, and more! Guests may bring recipes or material on pickling. This will also be an opportunity to FEAST. Please provide some food for a potluck dinner, especially home-cooked dished featuring Food Forest harvest.
Florida Herbal Conference 2/15-17
Held at DeLong Springs, FL. Interested? Contact Kelly Walsh by Feb 1.
Service Learning at Naples Botanical Garden
Interested in getting more hands-on opportunities with nature? This semester the Food Foresters will be providing weekly opportunities at Naples Botanical Garden. Find out more information under out Service Learning tab.
Our Monday meeting had a great turnout. We were happy to have introduce many new people to the Food Forest. Kelly and Arlo led a demonstration on how to harvest greens, radishes, pigeon peas and aloe. We discussed how to show our appreciation to Mother Nature as we harvest and utilize these resources.