Living Roots Nursery & Farm in Samsula, FL made the lifestyle change and is excited about booking tours through 2012...
Living Roots Nursery & Farm located in Samsula, FL has close ties to ECO Outdoors Environmental Services. The young crew is very excited about the green movement here in Volusia County. So much so, they've spent lots of time working the farm and becoming more sustainable. The objective is to move away from processed foods as much as possible and only consume what's being raised or grown on the farm. LIving Roots Nursery & Farm was in need of organic material for the sandy Florida conditions so CSI Natural Soil Amendment was chosen by the owners of the farm to start a portion of their garden.
Upon arriving at "Living Roots Nursery & Farm" CSI Natural was blown away! Not only was the landscape beautiful but the amount of livestock running around was tremendous. Elizabeth was eager to point out how easy it's been converting their grounds to a completely sustainable farm. "We grow our own food for consumption and local distribution within the community at a variety of outdoor markets and we're slowly raising livestock for the same reason." At the farm, everyone has multiple responsibilities, from planting seeds and monitoring the seedlings all the way to harvesting the garden and cleaning out livestock pens. The whole team is actively involved in the farming lifestyle and their successes are obvious.
Being very in-tune with the proper way of growing vegetables and raising livestock, the objective is to produce organic vegetables and Gluten/GMO FREE livestock using only organic feedstocks. The results are simple, labor has never tasted so great! Available a local markets in town, "Living Roots Nursery & Farm" offers free range chicken, GMO Free pork, quail eggs, goat milk/cheese, organic vegetables produced from the finest most cost-effective growing medium available.
When you have some time, stop at the farm and let them know that CSI Natural referred you. Ask for Elizabeth and she'll be more than willing to walk you around the farm making sure you learn the benefits of sustainability and how easy it can be.