The 1st Annual Lomax Farm Day is scheduled for Tuesday, May 3, 2016. There are two tracks: Technical Field Day for farmers and ag professionals from 8:30 a.m. – 3 p.m. which includes 5 morning workshops and 2 afternoon intensives, and Friends Field Day for community members from 12 p.m. – 3 p.m. which includes lunch with Lomax and local farmers and a walking tour of the farm. Cost to attend either track is $15. More information and registration can be found at the link below. Please share!
The garden at Frank Liske Park has been expanded from one small plot to 16 50-square -foot plots and 2 400-square-foot plots. The Cabarrus County Active Living and Parks is making the smaller plots available for rent by individuals, with the larger plots designed for groups interested in growing produce to distribute to local food pantries. The Cooperative Christian Ministries is the primary contact for the food distribution. For more information on renting a Discovery Garden call 704-920-3484.