Organic Today - For a Better Tomorrow!

Home of DFW's first All-Clean, All Real Farmers - Market Day!

15 mins southeast of downtown Dallas @ 4710 Pioneer Rd., Balch Springs, TX 75180 (1 block north I20 @ Seagoville Rd.) 

SHOP / MARKET  Open 1st & 3rd Saturdays only  April - December

214-348-3336

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Click HERE To Contribute to our On-line Fundraiser,

                                Feed the Soil,  Feed the Community!

Fund raiser ends Nov. 7th

 

                                                   

 

 

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Follow Eden's on  Facebook, Twitter and our Blog pages where you can keep up with Life on the Farm.   

Eden's In the News & On-Line

 

 

 

 

 

Voted Best CSA 2013!

Living Natural First Radio Interview

Featured in Edible Dallas & Forth Worth - Winter 2009

Market Day Feature Story in NeighborsGo - July 2010

Chefs for Farmers Launch long-table style benefit dinner at Eden's. D Magazine

Market Day - Our Humble Beginnings

"...an urban country adventure." - Kim Pierce DMN

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Help Eden's Farm

Feed the Soil, Feed the Community

On-line Fund Raising Campaign

Campaign ends Nov. 7th with a salute to farmers and veterans at our mini-film festival here at the farm for the

DFW Premiere of Terra Firma & Ground Operations

 

The countdown has begun!!!

Runs through Saturday, November 8th!

Help us raise the money through crowd funding by contributing, sharing this campaign with all of your friends, biz associates and family! 

We need to buy/install a front end loader on the tractor, build out our walk-in cooler and get an ice machine.

 

Chili Cook-off!

Chefs and non-chefs alike - it's that time again!!
Eden's 3rd annual Chili cook off is Saturday Nov. 29th. (our final 5th Saturday market of the year!)

We don't charge an entry fee - you may enter more than one recipe. Please RSVP so we know how many entrants to expect (for time) and we'll see you the 29th!

What a better use for leftover turkey? Well, maybe.

Beans - no beans - we're not judging, well, yes we are. But all entries are welcome.

Vegetarian, vegan, traditional or out of this world - it's the taste we're looking for! (please have your list of ingredients on hand for potential food allergy purposes)

5th Saturdays are potluck picnic parties at the farm along with our regular, and often expanded, farmer's market.

Bring the kids, a fork and/or spoon and join us down on the farm for Market Day, a farm tour and Chili!

 

MARKET DAY

Regular Market Days are every 1st and 3rd Saturday April - December

Special Market Days on 5th Saturdays as they occur

Honorarium Edible Tree Forest Dedication - Winter 2013-4

Farm Tours - by appointment

Workshops/Classes - TBA

Weekday Farm Tours!

 

Teaching others about small local farming and personal nutrition is one of our passions here at Eden's.

 

We feel that education is important in helping people strive to live healthier more fully independent lives.

Bring your group to Eden's Garden CSA Farm for an educational  farm tour experience and learn about sustainable farming/gardening, food preparation, farm animals' place on the farm, take a scenic walk to see our honey bees, and stay for a special extended unit on honey bees or earthworms (Extra unit optional.).

One of our farmers will guide you around the farm for an interactive tour. Get up close with chickens, roosters, sheep, livestock guard dogs and horses; observe a working farm with guided tour of the gardens, bee hives, chicken coops, and horse barn.

Pack a picnic lunch and eat under the old oak trees and enjoy an afternoon away from the city - just down the road. 

  • $10 student/tour sizes limited to 50 per group/day

  • $100 minimum

  • Call for reservations - dates are limited

  • 214-348-3336

Groups hosted included;

Public/Private/Homeschool groups

Permaculture classes with instructor Dick Pierce from Austin

Gateway Academy

Dallas by Chocolate .com Tours

World Affairs Council Delegates

Chefs/Restaurant Support Staff

 

 

 

COMING THIS FALL
How-To Gardening Class

Come learn how to grow your own veggies, herbs and flowers!

"Hands on" combined with "how to" lecture teaches;

  • Selecting a good site

  • Preparing soil to grow nearly anything our weather will permit

  • Planting at the right time with planting guides

  • Taking care of your garden so it will produce

  • When to harvest

  • Storing and preparing what you grow

  Other Events Held on the Farm

Barn Aid 2012 Tour De Farms

Barn Aid - an annual or semi-annual fundraiser held to support small, grass-root local food projects, groups and businesses.

Chefs For Farmers

A gourmet dinner was prepared in the garden by 8 of DFW's top Chefs and paired with food from local farmers & sommelier using wine from organic/sustainable vineyards of the Northwest.

It was all to spotlight and support local farmers and raise money for the local food movement in our community! 

 

 

Click here for the story

Chef McCallister Talks with EscapeHatchDallas.com About the Event

Pegasus News

Dallas Observer

Eat Green DFW

 

Wedding/Engagement/Graduation photos - Private Dinners -

Matt & Jess' beautiful wedding held in Feb. 2013

PEAK SEASON: (March July; October December) 

    Saturday   Friday, Sunday      Monday-Thursday  
 Hourly rate   $300 (5 hr min.)   $275 (5 hr min.)   $225 (4 hr min.)
 Daily rate   $3,000  $2,750  $2,250

 OFF-PEAK SEASON: (January, February, September)

     Saturday   Friday, Sunday     Monday-Thursday  
 Hourly rate    $225 (5 hr min.)   $200 (5 hr min.)   $175 (4 hr min.)
 Daily Rate    $2,250   $2,000   $1,750

*Some areas of the farm may be unavailable for use due to markets or other in-progress farming activities. Please check with us about your needs/space.

TOFGA Organic Farming & Ranching Classes Available - Call to get on the sign up list.

Call 214-348-3336 (EDEN) to sign up for all classes

Have an idea for a topic - drop us a suggestion. 

Classes are held here at the shop - 4710 Pioneer Road, Balch Springs

 

Meet the Farmers and Ranchers Market Day!

Every 1st and 3rd Saturday!  9am-noon (April-Dec)

COMMUNITY GARDEN -   Click here for details!

PUBLIC SPEAKING/LECTURES -

DALLAS ORGANIC GARDEN CLUB

New members and visitors welcome!   Call 214-348-3336 to join!  Go to www.dogc.org for details.

Meetings are held at REI on LBJ, 4th Thursday each month Jan - September
 

 

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