W​orkshop: USING MESQUITE PODS at Bean Tree Farm, Tucson

Hands-On ​ Homestead S​eries :  ​Using Mesquite Pods Workshop

Saturday, October 28 , 2017

9:30am – 2:30pm     (NOTE: TIME CHANGE)

Venue:   Bean Tree Farm

Cost:  $35-$50

To Register:  Email workshops@desertharvesters.org for schedule and info. Directions sent upon completed registration.


Explore the fruits of the generous mesquite tree! Learn to:

~ turn your harvested mesquite beans into sweet and/or savory sauces, syrups and concentrates using locally grown and Sonoran Desert ingredients

~ identify, taste-test, safely harvest, and properly store mesquite pods

~ understand why it’s important to plant, grow, and harvest from native trees like velvet,  screw bean, and honey mesquite

​~ sample what you made and enjoy a table of seasonal Bean Tree Farm food and drink specialties