Celebrate a Day on the Farm
Put your pedal to the food cycle! Enjoy a day of cycling and camaraderie, and celebrate “A Day on the Farm” at Soil Born Farms on Sunday, May 20, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
The “Food Chain Ride” will meet at 10 a.m. at Edible Pedal, located at 1712 L Street, in the alley between L Street and Capitol. From there, they will ride to Soil Born Farms in Rancho Cordova. The event will feature cooking classes, live music and dancing, kids’ garden activities, farm tours and nature walks, and delicious farm-fresh food. This is your opportunity to learn about beekeeping, composting, gardening, native plants, raising chickens and much more! The suggested donation is $5 per person and proceeds benefit Soil Born Farms. If you are participating in the “Food Chain Ride,” you will ride back to downtown Sacramento at 1:30 p.m. and enjoy a recovery party at One Speed Pizza.
Soil Born Farms is an urban agriculture and education project that empowers youth and adults to discover and participate in a local food system that encourages healthy living, nurtures the environment and grows a sustainable community. They provide classes, summer camp activities and Community Supported Agriculture (CSA). For more information about “A Day on the Farm,” visit Soil Born Farms and for more information about the ride to the farm, visit Food Chain Ride.