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Wednesday, February 7, 2018

Special Deal for Small Groups to Visit in March!!!

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Hello Friends!

We've got a lot of fun events coming up so be sure to read the entire newsletter!

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SMALL GROUP DISCOUNT DAY!

Perfect for daycares, playgroups, homeschoolers and more!

Date: Tuesday, March 6, 2016
Time: 9:45 - 11:30
Cost: $8 per person

Calling all small daycares and private groups with fewer than 18 participants (Playgroups, Mom & Me, Homeschoolers, Church, etc)! We have a special date for you to come learn with us this Spring at a reduced rate (no $150 minimum). Book your group now to join us on Tuesday, March 6 for small group discount day. Your group will experience life on a real working farm! We have six hands-on stations for students to learn about garden and animal care. You are welcome to bring your lunch and eat at one of our covered pavilions after your field trip. Learn more by clicking the button below or call and email us at (770) 339-3065 ext 4, learn@alegrefarm.com for questions or additional information. We look forward to seeing you and your group at the farm!

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SIGN UP FOR FARM CAMP

Come enjoy the day off of school and learn with us at Alegre Farm!
Farm Camp is specifically developed for kids wanting to experience life on the farm. Campers will learn through hands-on lessons in our gardens and with our farm animals. Come spend the morning at Alegre farm!

Campers will:
Take a Hay Ride
Learn About Gardening and Composting
Learn about Honeybees
Groom a Pony
Feed and Pet the Animals

Ages: All ages - Parents with children under the age of 5 must attend camp with their child.

Time: 9:00 - 12:00

Cost: $20 per camper $10 per parent

Visit our Camp Photo Gallery to see how fun farm camp is at www.alegrefarm.com/photogallery/

Birthday Discount
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REGISTRATION OPEN FOR PLANTING YOUR SPRING VEGETABLE GARDEN

DATE: March 22, 29, April 5th, 12th (four two-hour sessions)
TIME: 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
LOCATION: Gwinnett Tech's Learn In Farm, 5150 Sugarloaf PKWY Lawrenceville, 30043

Learn how to prepare a bed for early spring and summer crops. You'll also learn about installing transplants, harvesting, natural pest control, and watering techniques. Learn soil preparation, amendments, and fertilizers; irrigation methods and systems; and working with both seeds and seedlings.

For questions regarding this workshop please email Tony Gobert at agobert@gwinnetttech.edu

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RAW MILK IS BACK AND FRESH EGGS TOO!!!

We have partnered up with Barker Farms from Gray, GA to provide pastured eggs from chickens fed organic/no-soy feed and grass-fed raw milk from Jersey cows under their Pet License.

Here is how to order and pick up:

We need to have a committed 25 gallons per week to get delivery. All orders must be placed by Wednesday at 10:00am that weeks delivery.

Raw Milk Pricing:
$9 per gallon
Prepay for the month and receive $1 off per bottle ($8.00 per bottle) with a minimum of one bottle per week.
Half gallons are by special request only for $5.00

Egg Pricing:
$6.00 per dozen
Prepay for the month and receive $1 off per doz ($5.00 per dozen) with a minimum order of one dozen per week.

Delivery will be on Thursdays.

To Place Orders for Eggs and Raw Milk
Email Jessica at grow@alegrefarm.com or by calling the farm: (770) 339-3065 ext 5 (if no answer, please leave a message and Jessica will get back to you). Orders need to be placed by Wednesday for Friday delivery.

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Sincerely,

The Team at Alegre Farm

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