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Food For Thought Lecture Series at Morven Park
Food For Thought Lecture Series at Morven Park

You Are What You Eat

Morven Park introduces a new lecture series in partnership with local farmers and wineries. "Food For Thought" introduces farmers of Loudoun County to local residents who have an interest in good, healthy and sustainable foods.  Different farmers will be highlighted at each event, and will speak about current issues and historic trends in agriculture, as well as their own passion for producing high-quality, healthy and local foods. Each event will include a tasting of produce (or wine) direct from the farm and an opportunity to tour the historic mansion and farm grounds of Morven Park.  

Thursday, July 21, 7 p.m. - 9 p.m.

This month's featured business is Potomac Vegetable Farms of Vienna.

Ever wondered what a CSA is?  Ellen Polishuk of Potomac Vegetable Farms will lead a discussion on what Community Supported Agriculture is and why it is so important for today‚Äôs food system.  Topics will also include an introduction to Potomac Vegetable Farms and a tasting of their seasonal produce. 

 

Cost: $10

REGISTER AT: www.foodforthoughtmp.eventbrite.com 

Thursday, August 11, 7 p.m. - 9 p.m.
The final subject of this summer series is Allder School Berries, a raspberry, blackberry, and blueberry farm in Purcellville.

Cost: $10

Morven Park

17263 Southern Planter Lane

Leesburg, VA

REGISTER AT: www.foodforthoughtmp.eventbrite.com

 

Source: Morven Park