Potluck For Pulses

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Potluck For Pulses says
Our September Potluck will kick-off the 2nd Annual SOIL SHINDIG celebrating the International Year of Pulses!
Brought to you by Wild Willow Farm, Suzie's Farm, and the Resource Conservation District of Greater San Diego County.
#soilshindig2016

* What is a PULSE? *
Pulses are the nutritionally-packed edible seeds of legumes, including lentils, chickpeas, and dried beans & peas.

The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) has declared 2016 the International Year of Pulses. The IYP 2016 aims to heighten public awareness of the nutritional benefits of pulses as part of sustainable food production aimed towards food security and nutrition. The Year will create a unique opportunity to encourage connections throughout the food chain that would better utilize pulse-based proteins, further global production of pulses, better utilize crop rotations and address the challenges in the trade of pulses. #iyp2016
http://www.fao.org/pulses-2016/about/en/

* Volunteer with us from 10am-3pm!

* POTLUCK for PULSES 4-9pm: Bring a homemade pulse-inspired dish to share!

* Purchase our seasonal plant starts at the Farm Stand from 4-7pm!

* Come early and enjoy *All Levels* YOGA at 4pm with Maria Cannistra!

* Get creative in the Children's Garden with Kid's Pulses Mandalas with Areli Mariposa!

* See what's growing-on at the farm with a hosted Farm Tour at 5pm!

* Discover the wonders of our Tijuana River Valley home with an inpterprative Native Nature Walk with Marz at 5pm!

* Donations Requested - Thank you for supporting our farm and our work - $5 suggested, OR bring a HOMEMADE dish OR volunteer an hour!

* If you haven't tried Mel's FAMOUS Pizza with farm fresh veggies, get ready for a treat! Food service and potluck opens at 6pm! (Your DONATIONS are graciously accepted!)

* Live music and danceable vibes by Coral Bells!

* Meet new friends around the Bonfire, or turnip the beet at the Drum Circle for sunset!

We could use your help in making our annual Potlucks happen. Volunteer with us!
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We love our iconic monthly community open house and potlucks! These have become important means for our community to connect and celebrate the culture of local food.
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By: Wild Willow Farm