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Mobile County Master Gardeners Seminar

Exploring our Food - from Farm to Fork

  • Started Apr 23
  • 30 US dollars
  • Jon Archer Center, 1070 Schillinger Rd N, Mobile, AL 36608

Service Description

Mobile County Master Gardeners' Spring 2022 Educational Seminar WHEN: Saturday, April 23, 2002, 9:30 am to 3:00 pm WHERE: Jon Archer Center, 1070 Schillinger Rd N, Mobile WHAT: A day of special local speakers educating us about food options FEE: $30 ($25 for Master Gardeners) Two local chefs share their experiences of preparing locally sourced ingredients for the enjoyment of their patrons: Chris Rainosek of Noble South and Jim Smith of Hummingbird Way. Two local farmers will talk about their work to produce local food for us: Doug Ankersen of Double D Oyster Nursery and Will Mastin of Local Appetite Growers. Two food educators will discuss food from a health viewpoint: Kristin Alpine of Wildflowers and Fresh Food and Antoinette Hamilton, Food Educator for Alabama Extension. A box lunch will be provided, accompanied by a walk through the DREAM Demonstration Garden at the Jon Archer Center where Master Gardeners raise fruits, vegetables and ornamentals. All produce grown in the DREAM Demonstration Garden is donated to Mission of Hope Ministries in Mobile. Exploring Our Food: Farm to Fork (Tentative Schedule) 9:30 - 10 Registration at Jon Archer Center 10 - 10:35 Chris Rainosek - Noble South 10:45 - 11:20 Doug Ankersen - Double D Oysters 11:30 - 12:05 Kristin Alpine - Wildflowers and Fresh Food 12:05-12:55 Lunch and tours of the DREAM Demonstration Garden 12:55 - 1:30 Jim Smith - Hummingbird Way 1:40 - 2:15 Will Mastin - Local Appetite Growers 2:25 - 3:00 Antionette Hamilton - Nutrition Educator for Alabama Extension

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