A renaissance of local food and farming is already well underway here in Southwest Florida, with more farms and farmers' markets, farm-to-table restaurants, and home, school, and community gardens popping up each and every year. Come learn why a local food shift is essential for our collective future, discover key resources that will make it easier for you eat and grow locally, and find out how to get involved with the local food movement right here in your own backyard.
Moderator: DeeAnna Dowdle. Presenter: Don Hall, founder and Executive Director of Transition Sarasota, a local nonprofit dedicated to rebuilding local community resilience and self-reliance, starting with food.
This event is free and open to the public. For more information, please call (941) 371-4974.