BUSRP offering soil testing at City Farm Fest on May 11

Boston University Superfund Research Program (BUSRP) is partnering with The Food Project, a Massachusetts-based nonprofit that promotes urban-gardening and access to healthy food,  to offer free soil testing at the upcoming City Farm Fest. City Farm Fest is a celebration of the beginning of spring and the start of the growing season. The event is open to the public and will take place on Saturday, May 11 at the Dudley Greenhouse in Roxbury for seedling, compost, and garden materials sales; soil testing and consultations; children’s activities; and more. Soil sampling and soil health consultations will begin at 10:00 a.m. and continue until 3:00 p.m.

For more information on the event please follow the link: http://thefoodproject.org/blog/2013/4/9/upcoming-city-farm-fest  

April 24, 2013