University of Maryland Extension

Discover Local Food (high school students)

When: 
Saturday, Apr. 27, 2019 - 8:00am to 12:15pm
Where: 
Agricultural History Farm Park, Derwood, Maryland
Address: 
Ag History Farm Park
18410 Muncaster Road
Derwood, MD 20855
United States
Event Type: 
Description/Notes: 

Come Learn about Local Montgomery Food and How to Grow It!

Developed for High School Students who would like to understand what local food really means!

Come visit the Montgomery County Agricultural History Farm Park and learn about the local foods of Montgomery County and how to grow them at the University of Maryland Grow It Eat It Spring Event!

This program was designed for high school aged participants. This program will meet the requirements for the Girl Scout Senior Sow What Journey.

Ticket information:  Purchase tickets here

  • Learn what local means
  • Learn about what grows in Montgomery County naturally and by cultivation
  • Learn about the seasonality of food crops
  • Learn to grow food
  • Learn how to help with food sustainablity and security in Montgomery County

This program will cover the requirements for the Girl Scout Senior SOW What Journey..

This workshop is part of a Grow It Eat It event. For more event information, please go here.


 

Cost: 
$25
Contact: 
Terri Valenti
Contact Email: 
mc.growit@gmail.com
Contact Phone: 
301-590-9638
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