Rejoice! It's Spring! Slow Food Urban San Diego and San Diego Seed Company are teaming up with Wild Willow Farm and Education Center for a Food and Seed Swap! Bring your tightly sealed home made-jams, baked goods, seeds and cookbooks for an afternoon of trading and recipe sharing. Stick around after the trade for a Spring Gardening class, tour of the farm and the Wild Willow Potluck. It's going to be a great day!
Please bring your best batch of jam, your Nonna's sauerkraut recipe, your uncle Willis's blue ribbon barbecue sauce and your surplus of backyard meyer lemons for trade and barter. Don't miss this wonderful day on the farm chalk-full of good food, good vibes and good folk.
Food and Seed Swap Schedule
1pm: Check-in for the Food and Seed Swap 1:30-4pm: Swap goodies with others, learn new recipes, get seeds to plant in your garden, and get inspired to live the Slow Food way of life. 4-5pm: Spring Planting Basics class. Learn how to start your garden. There's nothing better than your own homegrown produce! 5:30pm: Farm tour of Wild Willow Educational Farm 6:15pm: Wild Willow Potluck- bring a dish to share and/or donation for the world famous wood-fired pizza!
What can I bring to the Food and Seed Swap?
Seeds you are saving Tightly sealed food stuffs (pickles, jam, sauces, etc) Baked goods Your surplus produce from your garden and/or fruit trees Old cookbooks
Please label all ingredients. Click here to download and complete the Swap Agreement Form. They will also be available to fill out the day of the event.
Be sure to RSVP on our Facebook event page!
Questions? Please contact Jenna Barnes at education@