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Gullah Farmers Cooperative CoolBot Workshop

August 18 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm EDT

Come see how CoolBot technology can economically and easily add cold storage to your farm. This system can transform a well-insulated room, shed, or container into cold storage using the cooling power of a standard air conditioner. This hands-on workshop will show you what it takes to make that happen from start to finish.

O. Freeman Farms packs and processes locally-grown farm produce in a food-safe facility and distributes to grocery stores, institutions, schools, and restaurants.

Speakers:

  • Kim Butz, CFSA – Local Food Systems Manager
  • Zack Snipes, Clemson – Cooperative Extension Area Horticulture Agent – Charleston & Beaufort Counties
  • Oliver Freeman, SC State University – Regional ANR Agent Coastal Region

Registration:

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  • FREE, but registration is required to attend.
  • Max capacity: 20
  • Registration closes on August 17.

Location: O. Freeman Farms | 4921 River Rd (Lincrest Rd.), Johns Island SC, 29455

This workshop is supported by the Gullah Farmers Cooperative, a Gullah food preparation and distribution center that promotes Gullah family small farms and Gullah cultural heritage.

Details

Date:
August 18
Time:
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm EDT
Website:
https://www.carolinafarmstewards.org/event/gullah-farmers-cooperative-coolbot-workshop/

Venue

O. Freeman Farms
4921 River Road
Johns Island, SC 29455 United States
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