On Saturday, March 10, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Urban Ecology Center at Riverside Park, 1500 E. Park Place, is hosting a Local Farmer Open House that will allow attendees to get to know farmers and farm food around Milwaukee. The event is free and open to the public and will feature:
CSA Basics –11:30 am
Jamie Ferschinger, of the Urban Ecology Center, will explain how Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) works and how to select the farm subscription that’s right for you. Learn how to start a Workplace CSA.
Cooking Demo – 1:00 pm
Local Chef – Using farm fresh ingredients
Cooking From Your CSA Box –12:15 pm or 2:00 pm
How to efficiently use the contents of a weekly CSA box to prepare quick healthy meals. Recipes, tips and resources for cooking seasonally from scratch will be provided.
CSA Q & A – 2:30pm
A time to ask your questions about CSA membership.