Solidarity Economy St. Louis Presents:
Solidarity Seed Swap featuring Missouri Coalition for the Environment
Thursday, April 11, 6-7:30pm
3020 S. Jefferson Ave
Our solidarity seed swap was so popular, we decided to host another one! Join the Solidarity Economy St. Louis network and Missouri Coalition for the Environment for a seed swap and knowledge share. Connect to gardeners, farmers, environmentalists, and people interested in the St. Louis food system. Bring your flower, plant, and veggie seeds and get ready to level up your gardening and farming game!
This event is FREE and light snacks will be provided.
For more info, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Missouri Coalition for the Environment (MCE) is Missouri’s leading environmental advocacy organization and works to support clean water, open spaces, renewable energy, sustainable agriculture, and local food systems. MCE’s mission is to educate, organize, and advocate in defense of Missouri’s people and their environment. As the backbone organization of the St. Louis Food Policy Coalition (STLFPC), MCE’s Food and Farm program works to advance local food access, urban agriculture, and infrastructure for small-scale, environmentally responsible farmers. The St. Louis Food Policy Coalition is a stakeholder group of organizations across the St. Louis Region working in community development, urban farming, public health, nutrition education, and environmental protection. STLFPC’s mission is to promote a thriving local food system that supports the community, health, environment, and economy of the Greater St. Louis area.
Come to learn about:
Food Policy Efforts
STL Food Policy Coalition Overview
2017 Backyard Chicken Bill & On-Site Sales Policy
2018 Business License No-longer required at Farmers Markets
Urban Agriculture Efforts
Urban Ag Zoning efforts
Vacancy & Farmland
Farmland Needs Survey
Missouri Cottage Food Laws for Value Added Products
Urban Agriculture Guide