Community Food Bank & DESERT HARVESTERS: Desert Harvest Series 2016 — Tucson AZ

Santa Cruz River Farmers’ Market
Mercado San Agustín
100 S. Avenida del Convento
Tucson, AZ 85745

Note: These are demonstrations, not hands-on workshops. If you find a wild food that you particularly like, keep an eye out for possible future hands-on workshops &/or volunteer harvesting opportunities with Desert Harvesters, Bean Tree Farm, and other collaborators!

Cost: Free, although donations always welcome.

Download the 2016 Desert Harvest Series flyer here.


Seasonal Salsas and Chutneys
with Barbara Rose of Bean Tree Farm/Desert Harvesters 

Thursday, November 17
3–6 pm

Inspire your kitchen creativity! Use desert foods of the season like wolfberries, hackberries, and chiltepin to spice up recipes and connect to place.


Barrel Cactus Fruit
with Desert Harvesters’ Jill Lorenzini 

Thursday, December 1
3–6 pm 

Discover how easy it is to harvest and use this colorful winter fruit. Sample fruit, seeds, and flour—and learn how to grind seeds into flour!

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