A note about these events…

This page highlights Texas events that we think would be of particular interest to our members … those promoting family farms, sustainable agriculture, and local foods.

If you have an event you’d like to share with us, please email info@farmandranchfreedom.org, and we will consider it for posting.

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FARFA’s Local Foods Awareness Day 2017

Make an impact on local food laws by joining us at the State Capitol for our second Local Foods Awareness Day this Session: Monday, May 1. Be on the front lines as we educate legislators about the issues important to our movement.

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FARFA’s Local Foods Awareness Day

Monday, May 1, 2017, 10 a.m.-3:30 p.m.  See the detailed agenda at the end of this page. (If you missed our training webinar and this is your first time to attend, please join us at 9:30 for a brief training session.)

PLACE: Legislative Conference Center, Room E1.004, Capitol Extension, Texas Capitol, Austin (See map here.)

PARKING: Reasonably priced parking is available at the Visitors Parking Lot, San Jacinto Blvd., between 12th and 13th streets. (See map here.)

If you are a farmer, telling your stories can be the most effective way to gain legislative support for our bills!…

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Texas Events – February 2016

February is a busy month for people who care about local food and small farms in Texas! Check out these interesting and educational events:

Plus, researchers at Sam Houston State University continue to look for farmers and ranchers to respond to a survey to help develop more resources for small-scale producers.

Want to help FARFA?  We need volunteers to help with our booth at both the Texas Organics conference and the Mother Earth News Fair. Please email Judith@FarmAndRanchFreedom.org if you are interested in volunteering.

 

 

Texas Organic Farmers and Gardeners Annual Conference

 

The Texas Organic Farmers and Gardeners Association’s annual conference is coming up fast!

The 2016 conference will be loaded, as always, with organic farming, gardening, health, foodie, farm to chef, and sustainable ag discussion from engaging speakers.…

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