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February 16, 2016

Media Contact
Vivienne Jannatpour, (303) 678-6277

Our Lands to Your Hands Family Farm Event on Feb. 24

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Feb. 16, 2016

Media Contact: Vivienne Jannatpour, Parks & Open Space Communications Specialist, 303-678-6277

Boulder County, Colo. -- Boulder County Parks and Open
Space, along with Natural Resource Conservation Service, Boulder Valley and
Longmont Conservation Districts, CSU Extension Boulder County, Farm Service
Agency, and Farmers Alliance for Integrated Resources (FAIR), will host “From
Our Lands to Your Hands” Family Farm Night at the Boulder County Fairgrounds in
Longmont on February 24, 2016, from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Food will be available.

What:
Our Lands to Your Hands, Family Farm FAIR
When: Wednesday,
Feb. 24, 5 to 8 p.m.
Where:
Boulder County Fairgrounds, Exhibit Building, 9595 Nelson Rd., Longmont
Contact: Vanessa McCracken 303-678-6181 or
vmccracken@bouldercounty.org

The goal of this event is to help
educate the community about the importance of agriculture and conservation in
their daily lives. It is a hands-on opportunity for people to become
better connected with local farmers and ranchers who help put the food on their
tables, conserve the land for future generations and wildlife, and provide the
base for many products we use daily.

Local farmers and ranchers along with others
involved in the agriculture industry will share their passion and knowledge of
where our food comes from and how it is grown.

For more information about this event, please visit the Our Lands to Your Hands Facebook Event Page.