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Backyard Roots comes to Sebastapol



It’s planting season! Wednesday April 23rd  at 7pm I’ll be at Copperfield’s Bookstore in Sebastapol! Come by and get inspired from the urban farmers in Backyard Roots. Tips, stories and lot’s of photos. I hope you can make it!

From HWY 101 North
Take the Highway 116 W exit toward Rohnert Park/Sebastopol. Turn left at CA-116 W. Continue onto CA-116/Mckinley Ave with a slight left. Turn left at CA-116/N Main St.  End at 138 N. Main St. on the right.
From HWY 101 South
Take the HWY 12 exit West to Sebastopol. Turn right on Petaluma Avenue. Take the next left on McKinley Avenue then the next left on North Main Street. End at 138 N. Main St. on the right.

Come see Backyard Roots in Seattle

I’ll be in Seattle starting Sunday for  four events! Some amazing local farmers from Backyard Roots will be joining me for the slideshow events. Come see their interesting farms and get ideas for your backyard!

Sunday 3pm June 16th, Eagle Harbor Books, 156 Winslow Way East, Bainbridge

See the Backyard Roots Slideshow with stories and ideas from 35 urban farms and meet Jennie Grant, the goat expert of Seattle. She legalized goats and has recently published  City Goats, a handbook with everything you need to know about keeping goats.

Sunday 7pm June 16th, City Hostel Seattle, 2327 2nd Avenue, Seattle

Lee Kindell has turned his hostel into and  demonstration urban farm and is featured in Backyard Roots. See the slideshow from 35 amazing West Coast urban farms and get ideas.

Monday 5pm June 17th, Sky Nursery 18528 Aurora Ave North, Shoreline WA

It’s an edible garden theme to this show with Erica Strauss, from Northwest Edible Life. After I show slides, she’ll give a talk on Northwest Four Seasons Gardening. She is an entertaining expert and you will learn a lot!

Tuesday 7pm June 18th, Seattle Farm Co-0p 1017 S Jackson St, Seattle

Come to Seattle’s premier farm supply store and meet Joan Engelmeyer of City Art Farm. She teaches felting and many other farm inspired art workshops and classes. I’ll also be showing slides from 35 inspiring West Coast Farms.