Farming, food and community resilience are on the agenda at the second annual Grow the Coast conference, taking place onSaturday, November 23 at the Seaside Civic and Convention Center from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Produced by North Coast Food Web and Food Roots, the conference offers workshops, resource information and displays on a wide range of food and farming topics, from pasture management and cultivating mushrooms to strategies for purchasing farmland and how to successfully market and sell what you produce. Tractors and farm tools will be on display throughout the day.
Tickets for Grow the Coast cost $20 for an individual, and $35 for two from the same farm or business, with breakfast, lunch and snacks included. Some scholarships are available. Tickets are available at www.growthecoast/eventbrite.com, or contact Kristin or Teresa at North Coast Food Web (503) 325-8573..