An overview of South Georgia Growing Local—coming up on February 6, 2016 at Pine Grove Middle School — supporting local farmers, finding access to clean foods, learning how to being a garden or cook with fresh local ingredients.
You can register online or print and mail the registration form you’ll find through that link. Schedule and links to example talk writeups are at that same link. Register as soon as you can, please, so Gretchen can tell the caterer how many. Remember the venue is the new (by Lowndes County standards) Pine Grove Middle School, 4159 River Rd, Valdosta, GA 31605.
This 90-second video in the form of a movie trailer was submitted to the CAUSES 5 mini-film festival at VSU, at the invitation of Prof. Matthew Richard. It didn’t win, but that wasn’t the point. Participation in the community was, and that’s a lot of what South Georgia Growing Local is about.
Here’s the video:
Trailer for South Georgia Growing Local 2016 (SOGALO16),
Pine Grove Middle School, Lowndes County, Georgia, 6 February 2016.
Video by Gretchen Quarterman for Okra Paradise Farms (OPF),