Internationally-acclaimed speaker, author, and farmer Joel Salatin will appear at two events in South Texas on Friday, October 20. Salatin will visit Four String Farm in hurricane-ravaged Rockport, TX, for an afternoon farm tour, talk, and book signing. Then, Salatin will appear at a Farm-to-Table dinner at Water Street Seafood in Corpus Christi from 7:00pm to 10:00pm.
Salatin’s visit, called FARMATASTROPHE HEALING, will bring inspiration, hope, and local food awareness to South Texas following Hurricane Harvey. This event is made possible by Water Street Seafood, SpringCure Foundation, The Bend Magazine, and Jo Anne Howell of Oh Goodie Designs+Events. Thank you sponsors for your generous support!
Friends, don’t miss this opportunity to meet one of the most influential and dynamic speakers in America!
Farm Tour, Talk, and Meet-and-Greet at Four String Farm from 2:00pm to 5:00pm
Salatin will appear at Four String Farm in Rockport on Friday, Oct 20, from 2:00pm to 5:00pm. Salatin will tour the farm, give a talk and question/answer session, and hold a book signing.
This event will be FREE and open to the public thanks to the generous sponsorship of SpringCure Foundation, led by our friend Dr. Mohammad Emran. We are so thankful to the team at SpringCure Foundation for making this event possible!
There will be food and beverages available, plus many local sponsors, farmers, and food producers who will provide information about their organizations, more about them soon. Please bring the family to this once-in-a-lifetime event at Four String Farm!
Farm-to-Table Dinner at Water Street Seafood with Speaker Joel Salatin
Joel Salatin will appear at a Farm-to-Table Dinner at Water Street Seafood from 7:00pm to 10:00pm. The menu will consist of LOCAL FOOD provided by area farmers who were impacted by Hurricane Harvey. Salatin will give one of his fascinating and highly motivational talks, a true performance, at this dinner.
This locally-sourced dinner will be a landmark in the local food movement in South Texas. The farmers will also be honored at the dinner: Spirit Pioneering Farm, Whole Earth Farm, Turkey Hollow Farm, Palo Verde Cattle Company, and Groundswell Farm. This will be a delicious, entertaining, and historic event in South Texas.
Details about dinner and purchasing tickets will be released soon (next few days). Don’t miss this landmark dinner!
About Joel Salatin
Joel Salatin is considered “the most famous farmer in the world” and “the most innovative farmer in America”. Salatin was featured in the New York Times bestseller Omnivore’s Dilemma and the award-winning documentary Food Inc. He has published ten books, numerous videos, and most recently the acclaimed Polyfaces Film. Salatin is owner of the multi-generational Polyface Farm in Virginia. He travels the world speaking to groups as diverse as Wall Street CEO’s, rural farmers in Australia, and the Royal Family in England.
About Our Sponsors
We will provide more information in the coming weeks about our wonderful sponsors. Kayla and I have been so moved by the generosity and enthusiasm of these amazing people. Their goal is to help us recover from the hurricane, but more importantly to create a new vision for healthy and good eating in South Texas. They are donating their time and resources to make this event a complete success for our community.