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Social At Commonwealth Urban Farms
Friday, February 23, 2018, 4:45 PM until 7:00 PM
Informal Farm Visits
Registration cancellations will be accepted
CommonWealth Urban Farms was formed in 2010 with the common goal of turning vacant lots in NW OKC into productive green spaces that would benefit the local community. They now cultivate about 1/7th of an acre of vegetables across five lots and sell produce, microgreens, and cut flowers to local restaurants and florists as well as through a Community Supported Agriculture program (CSA) known as the “Veggie Club”. In partnership with Closer To Earth Youth Gardens each Saturday CommonWealth works with local youth and volunteers to turn thousands of pounds of food waste into rich compost, nourishing young plants and minds.
4:45-5:45pm Tour at CommonWealth Urban Farms 3310 N. Olie, Oklahoma City, OK 73118
5:45-7:00pm Social/Potluck at Pat’s house at 1000 NW 32nd Street, starts after tour
If you are interested in checking out CommonWealth Urban Farms they host regular tours the first Saturday of each month at 9am. You can find more information at commonwealthurbanfarms.com
*If you are going to be in town anyway check out the Oklahoma Farmers Market Conference and Agritourism Rolling Tours. OFRA will be at the vendors expo and we have timed our event to coincide with the end of the rolling tours for those who want to do both!