Have you ever questioned what sort of harvesting instruments you want? What’s the very best time to reap in the summertime? The place you possibly can retailer your further tomatoes and what are you able to make with them? Be part of Chicago City Farmer Safia Rashid from Your Bountiful Harvest to study extra about harvesting, processing and storage for at house and small scale farming!
Safia Rashid is the proprietor and concrete farmer of Your Bountiful Harvest Household Farm. She is licensed in sustainable city agriculture by way of the Chicago Botanic Backyard’s Windy Metropolis Harvest program and a graduate of the Lifeboat Permaculture course of the Black Oaks Middle for Sustainable Renewable Dwelling. Safia has taught hands-on farming abilities to Permaculture college students of The Black Oaks Middle, youth from each the Chicago Public Faculty system and Homeschoolers, and the group at massive by way of farm internships and courses. At Your Bountiful Harvest Household Farm they develop greens and herbs and make jams, fermented greens, and sauces with a give attention to the African American Southern custom and African diaspora. Your Bountiful Harvest Household Farm is a founding member of the Englewood Village Farms, a cooperative of city and rural farmers.