EcoFarm 2023 Central Coast Farm & Ranches Bus Tour

STARTS: January 18, 2023 12:00 am
ENDS: January 18, 2023 12:00 am

California’s Central Coast is unique for its foggy summers, sunny springs and falls, mild wet winters, and a wide range of crops suited to the climate and fertile soils. This annual EcoFarm bus tour is a unique experience to learn from farmers and ranchers leaders leading innovative operations. Join us on this full-day tour to experience and understand organic agriculture in the region. You’ll visit a land trust and ranch, a diversified organic farm, and a farmer collective.

$135 (Includes lunch at JSM Organic Farms)

We will meet on the deck located behind the Hearst Social Hall at the Asilomar Conference Grounds. Buses will begin loading at approximately 7:30 am and will leave PROMPTLY at 8:00 am. Morning coffee, tea, and snacks will be provided, along with fruit and water during the day.

REGION: Central Coast
PRODUCTION SYSTEMS: Field and Row Crops, Organic, Rangeland
CONSERVATION PRACTICES: Mixed Grazing, Soil Health Practices
CROPS/PRODUCTS: Cattle and Calves, Vegetables
ORGANIZATION NAME: EcoFarm, JSM Organics, ALBA, Rodale Institue
EVENT LOCATION HOST: JSM Organics, Tera Farm. Big Sur Land Trust’s Marks Ranch, Fort Ord National Monument and Grazing Lands
LOCATION: 800 Asilomar Ave, Pacific Grove, CA 93950, USA