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Let’s Go Nuts!

March 15, 2014 from 10:30am - 12:30pm

California Rare Fruit Growers Presents: Why nut trees are important for local food security – and which ones to grow

A roundtable discussion on which nut trees are vital for food security in Santa Barbara and Ventura Counties. We’ll discuss the pros and cons of pistachios, pecans, acorn, macadamia, chestnut, pine nut, walnut, almonds, pinon and more!

FEE: Free for members. For non-members, a $3-5 donation is suggested. ($10 membership will give you 1 year free local CRFG events, so why not join?)

DIRECTIONS: Exit the 101 at Fairview. Turn right til you reach 500 N. Fairview – on your right. Park in the library’s parking lot or across the street.

PLEASE BRING:  If you like, you can bring things to share: scion wood, fruit, plants, baked goods, magazines, garden books, etc.

CONTACT: For more information contact our CRFG chapter media liaison Lauren Hanson at [email protected] or (818) 737-2607 or cell (562) 243-9061; or chapter president Larry Saltzman at [email protected] or (805) 451-4168

Please pay $10 at the February meeting or mail your $10 check (payable to CRFG SB/Ventura) to Roland Messori,  355 Sierra Vista Road, Santa Barbara, CA 93108. Once you are a member, CRFG  meetings are FREE!


Event Details

  • Organizer/Sponsor: Nonprofit General
  • Starts: March 15, 2014 10:30am - 12:30pm
  • Price: $3-5 donation, free to members
  • Location: Goleta Public Library, 500 North Fairview Ave, Goleta, CA 93117