CENTRAL OREGON EDIBLE ADVENTURE CREW

Central Oregon Edible Adventure Crew is a program that consists of sustainably-minded volunteers who strive to connect the community with the natural local food sources through direct experience (harvesting on the farm), education (learning about local foods & how to preserve them) and community (making it fun!).

The Edible Adventure Crew believes that eating locally doesn’t have to be mysterious, expensive, or difficult. There is great satisfaction in returning to the simplicity of things such as discovering new tastes, harvesting your own food and “putting things up” for the winter months.

Potato Diggin' Day

Saturday, September 29th 12pm-3pm
Join us for a day of digging potatoes at Rainshadow Organics, just outside of Terrebonne for a day of potato gleaning. The potato harvesting tractor has run through the fields and left behind lots of great potato scores, so come on out and get you some!
 
Meet at Locavore at noon to carpool to the farm.
 
Rainshadow will be making and serving pizza, so bring some lunch money for a yummy treat.
 
Bring gloves, water, and lots of bags for collecting potatoes
 
RSVP required.

 

Register Here

Past Edible Adventure Crews

Kimberly JamJam - Stone Fruits

What: Group caravan to Kimberly, OR where we will “jam” on over to Thomas Orchards to harvest peaches, nectarines and plums. Thomas Orchards is a minimal spray operation, but not certified organic. It is very, very difficult to grow stonefruit organically, however. Their fruit is absolutely amazing! Join us and see for yourself.
We will be provided with wholesale pricing:
Peaches – $.95cents/lb
Nectarines – $1.05/lb
Plums – $1.00

When: Sunday, August 12th at 8:15am the caravan leaves

Cost: Free to participate, but you must pay for your own fruit

Apply Rally

What: Meet at a small local orchard and pick all the apples your little heart desires.

When: Sunday, September 16th from 10am-noon

Where: Meet at Apple Bob’s place
(Address will be provided upon registration only)

Who: Led by Abby Kellner-Rode, Board Member

What to bring: Ladder, tons of buckets, baskets or bags for your apples, water & gloves if you would like them.

Blueberry Daze

Date: July 22, 2018

Time: Meet at Locavore to Carpool at 8:00am, leave by 8:15. 

The Scoop: We will be carpooling to Springbank Farm in Lebanon, Oregon. This is about a 2 1/2 hour drive from Bend. We will plan to meet at Locavore at 8:00am on Sunday to carpool. We will drive to Lebanon arriving at 10:30/11:00 and spend about an hour or two picking. We will then eat lunch together before driving back over the pass.

Prices TBD

 

Blackberry Pick’n Day

Eat Your Weedies at Fields Farm

 

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CENTRAL OREGON LOCAVORE

We are a 501(c)3 non-profit supporting local food and farms through educational programs and a year round indoor farmers market.