Bonton Farms Farm Tour & Networking Event @ Bonton Farms
Aug 4 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

The evening before the Battleground to Breaking Ground Ag Workshop, we will have a farm tour and networking event at Bonton Farms.  Bonton Farms is an urban agriculture operation situated in a food desert in the heart of Dallas.  They specialize in organic vegetable production, free-range chickens, goats, turkeys, rabbits, beehives, and more!

Cost is $20 per person.  Food and drinks will be provided.

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Dallas Battleground to Breaking Ground Ag Workshop @ Cotton Bowl Media Center
Aug 5 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Dallas Battleground to Breaking Ground Ag Workshop @ Cotton Bowl Media Center | Dallas | Texas | United States

The Battleground to Breaking Ground Ag Workshop is a one day agriculture business workshop that covers

  • Ideas for starting an agriculture business
  • Farming/Ranching with a disability
  • Training for Veterans and Beginning Farmers and Ranchers
  • Business Planning Basics
  • Funding Resources and Opportunities
  • Programs available to assist agriculture producers
Vermicomposting Field Day @ Texas Worm Ranch
Aug 11 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Join us on August 11th, as we learn from the Texas Worm Ranch about vermicomposting, home vermicomposting set up, worm bin set up, care and tips for successful successful organic farming utilizing worm castings.

Composting Field Day at Texas Worm Ranch @ Texas Worm Ranch
Aug 12 @ 8:00 am – 2:00 pm

We will be working with Farmers Assisting Returning Military learning about composting, compost teas and their benefits. Learn to build a compost tea brew and brew!

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