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SWFL Small Farmers Network Meeting @ Oakes Demo Farm (2018)

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Oakes Demo Farm

Deer Run Lane

Naples, Fl 34120

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The SWFL Small Farmers Network is a resource-network focused on diversified and sustainable farming systems.

This event is open to established and beginning farmers from Hillsborough County south to Collier County.

Connect with growers and food entrepreneurs in the region.

Farmer-led tour of Oakes Demo operations.

UF/IFAS Extension presentations on member selected topics.

Pot-luck lunch.

Seed Swap with donations from Baker Creek Heirloom Seeds and Seed Savers Exchange.

Membership is open and at no cost.

Contact Jessica Ryals, UF/IFAS Extension Collier County, Sustainable Food Systems Agent at (239) 252-4800 or jessicaryals@ufl.edu

About Location: Oakes Demonstration Farm grows a variety of herbs and vegetables, annual flowers, raises chickens, keeps bees, and farms shrimp and tilapia. They provide community education and stock Oakes retail markets and some local restaurants.

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Naples, Fl 34120

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