San Diego, California– The San Diego Fermentation Festival is thrilled to announce its beneficiary for the 2017 Festival. Proceeds from the Ambrosia Garden will be donated to Wild Willow Farm & Education Center.
Wild Willow Farm & Education Center is a six-acre working farm located in the (literal) southwest corner of the United States, less than three miles from the Pacific Ocean and two-thirds mile north of the Mexican Border. The farm is nestled along the banks of the scenic Tijuana River, and borders the river’s stunningly beautiful estuary nature preserve. It’s just a 15-minute drive from downtown San Diego, with easy and quick access from most of urban south San Diego County.
This is truly a community-based farm. There are weekly volunteer opportunities, classes on soil-building, seasonal farming, and more, and a farm school,
Watch this short [3:43] video interview to learn more about the Farm and San Diego Roots Sustainable Food Project with founder Mel Lions.