Slow Food Columbia is one of 200+ Slow Food USA chapters, located in Columbia, South Carolina. Our mission is to support the movement behind GOOD, CLEAN and FAIR foodways in the Midlands and beyond. Our convivium hosts workshops, potlucks and other events throughout the year to celebrate local + seasonal flavors; to showcase the culinary talents of our region's chefs, farmers, + artisan producers; to strengthen connections between members of our local food community; and to educate the public about the importance of knowing where your food comes from.
Thursday, April 9, 2009
The Green Quad Learning Center for Sustainable Futures along with Slow Food Columbia will host a workshop on Small Scale Urban Vegetable Gardening. The workshop will introduce square foot gardening techniques, container gardening, soil preparation and seed selection for the Columbia area. Green Quad Community Gardener Michael Drennan and Permaculturalist, Matthew Kip will lead the workshop which will begin at 6pm on April 23rd at the Green Quad Community Garden. Learn more about Michael’s square foot garden.