From ASAN (Alabama Sustainable Agriculture Network)
June 10-12. Birmingham, AL. Alabama Soil and Water Conservation Society's 2009 Annual Meeting: Energy and Water Development for Alabama (Managing Our Natural Resources for the Future). www.alcha pterswcs.aces.edu
June 11. Online. National Good Food Network Cluster Call. 2:30 - 3:45. This month's webinar features Anthony Flaccavento, Executive Director of Appalachian Sustainable Development. He'll be discussing the history and context of ASD, and will focus on Appalachian Harvest, a model of an "Entrepreneurial Non Profit". Sponsored by the Wallace Center. More information and registration is at www.ngfn.org/events/ngfn-june-cluster- call-appalachian-sustainable- development.
June 13. Huntsville, AL. Meet the Farmers of the Clean Food Network. Lowe Mill. 12-4 pm. Check cleanfoodnetwork.locallygrown.net/weblog.
June 13. Birmingham, AL. Second Saturdays at Jones Valley Urban Farm. Food & Community - building a just, equitable, and sustainable food system. 10.00- 12.00. Visit www.jvuf.org for directions and more information.
June 15. Guntersville, AL. ASAN Regional Meeting and Potluck. 6 pm. Guntersville Farmers Market Pavilion. Let's eat good food and talk about what's happening in Northeast Alabama. Please bring a dish to share. Everyone is welcome! Call Karen for directions and information at 256-520- 2400.
June 20. Birmingham, AL. Slow Food Fair and Summer Solstice Celebration. Sponsored by Jones Valley Urban Farm and Slow Food Birmingham. 4-7 pm. Jones Valley Urban Farm. Start your Spring with a Slow Food Extravaganza! Jones Valley Urban Farm and Slow Food Birmingham host local artisan farmers, ranchers, bakers and brewers for an unforgettable afternoon highlighting the delicious local flavors in our community. More information at www.jvuf.org.eve nts.html.
June 20. Sylvania, AL. Cooking Demonstration with Barbara Patrie of Hardware Cafe. 8-11 am. North Sand Mountain Farmers Market. More information at www..northsandmountainfarmersmarket.org.
June 26- 27. Florence, AL Master Meat Goat Herdsman Program. Lauderdale County Extension Office. Contact 256-766-6223 to register or for information.