The Native Seeds/SEARCH Conservation Farm in Patagonia, Arizona is looking for a Field Operations Technician for our Conservation Farm in Patagonia, Arizona. The ideal candidate will be an experienced tractor and farm equipment operator who also has maintenance and repair skills and an interest in sustainable agriculture.
Sunday, May 4, 2014
10 am - 2 pm
Join NS/S researcher Joy Hought, author Gary Paul Nabhan, and a host of Tucson's premier bakers and grain growers for a delicious day of discussions about heritage bread.
The "Farm to Table" talk on White Sonora wheat featuring NS/S begins at 12:30. Join the event on Facebook and spread the word!
Address: Mercado San Agustin, 100 S. Avenida del Convento, Tucson
Food security and biodiversity expert Colin Khoury in a University of Arizona lecture:
“Food Biodiversity: What to do about increasing homogeneity in global food supplies and its implications for food security”
Tuesday, May 6, 2014
4 - 5:30 pm
Restoring Native Habitats in the Borderlands
Monday, May 19, 2014
6 - 8 pm
Borderlands Restoration will discuss their work along the Arizona-Mexico border to restore waterways, revitalize landscapes, and support native plants and pollinators.
Wednesday, May 21, 2014
7 pm – One Night Only!
Join NS/S for a special screening of the new documentary film Open Sesame: The Story of Seeds. The film explores the issues surrounding seed sovereignty in the U.S. and around the world.
Support crop diversity—shop at NS/S! Your dollars support our nonprofit mission and make the world a more beautiful and sustainable place! You'll love our flavorful gift baskets that capture the essence of the Southwest, like our Sample the Sonoran Desert and Tastes of Traditions collections. Also, check out our delectable desert favorites like wildcrafted Elderberry Cocoa and our signature Blue Corn Amaranth Bake Mix.