Garden and Good Food Fans,
Have someone on your list who has everything and loves good food, creativity, and being healthy?
This year give them something truly original! How about one month of amazing vegetables and glorious greens from the Garden to get them energized in the New Year!
For January only we are offering a One-Month Half-Share (4 weeks) of Seasonal Vegetables or Greens at the peak of our Season. A perfect gift for that someone special. Subscribe below and we will contact you to make arrangements for notifying the gift recipient and confirming pick up details.
Pickups are easy: 1) Wednesdays at the Farmer’s Market in front of Whole Foods Market Pompano (US1), OR 2) Saturdays on our “farm” off of I95 & Sample.
This is a perfect ‘last-minute’ gift that you won’t want to miss!
Our vegetables are seasonal, local, and grown using organic methods. We only sell what we grow. Every share purchased ensures garden vegetables are also going to families in need and supporting the GrowCity Youth Program. Tax-receipt available.
Our first Farm to Table dinner partnering with Chef Piero owner of Pomodoro Restaurant. Dinner featured 8 courses served with excellence by GrowCity Youth! Bravissimo! Thanks to all who purchased tickets and supported The Fruitful Field, local business, and #seasonal food. More photos to follow. #cfbroward #issuesthatmatter #farmtotable
We’re very pleased to announce that The Fruitful Field’s Farm-to-Table event at Pomodoro Restaurant has been re-scheduled for Saturday, December 3rd at 6pm.
You are invited to join us to support the garden and the GrowCity Youth Program! This special evening showcases vegetables from our garden, classically prepared by Chef Piero and served by our staff.
You will be introduced to Pomodoro, a local, family-owned business passionate about real food. You’ll be inspired by the stories of the impact the garden is having on local at-risk youth, and of course, you will savor and enjoy a four-course Farm-to-Table meal with wine and dessert.
This is an exclusive dining experience for up to 10 people. Tickets are $100 per person and 50% of the ticket is tax-deductible. I hope you can join us for this one of a kind south Florida event!
We are looking for Harvest Help on Friday mornings!
Work with our harvest team to harvest fresh, organically grown vegetables for distribution to Food Pantries, Food Banks, and our Share subscribers.
Contribute 3 hours each Friday morning (8:30am – 11:30am or 9am to 12noon) enjoying the beauty of the plants, trees, birds and the great outdoors.
For your efforts you will receive a weekly Half Share of our vegetables and learn the basics of growing food organically in South Florida.
Location: At TFF’s Pompano Beach site located on the Parkway United Methodist church property.
- No Experience necessary but Highly motivated and able to carry out the physical work of a large-scale organic garden/farm
- Willingness to work with a faith-based non-profit organization.
- Local applicants only
If you are interested please email Tracyd@thefruitfulfield.org
GrowCity started Monday October 3rd with 10 enthusiastic youth ready to learn job skills, farming basics, public speaking and entrepreneurship.
Check out the Instagram and Facebook pages (Links below and in the Sidebar) for photos of the youth at work and thanks again to the Community Foundation of Broward and Its Issues that Matter Funding!
Gardening for Good Fund of the Community Foundation of Broward
Hudson Family Fund of the Community Foundation of Broward
Jim Moran Children’s Fund of the Community Foundation of Broward
Broward’s Tribute to Children Fund of the Community Foundation of Broward
The Allen Family Fund for Children of the Community Foundation of Broward
Rick and Rita Case Fund of the Community Foundation of Broward
Mary and Alex Mackenzie Community Impact Fund of the Community Foundation of Broward
Welcome to this season’s Garden/Farm Interns! Along with our returning Garden/Farm Manager Tracy, we’re in for another great year of vegetables. Our Garden/Farm Interns learn all about growing organically in South Florida, and receive a full garden share of vegetables every week for their efforts.
#knowyourfarmers #microlocal #gardensthatgive Grow-Gather-Give !