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Maple Leaf home among “Top 25 Urban Farms”

Posted by Mai Ling on July 11th, 2013

For the third year in a row, the home Maple Leaf’s Stacy Brewer is on the coveted Seattle Tilth’s Chicken Coop & Urban Farm Tour.

The annual event from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, July 13, takes you to “Seattle’s Top 25 Urban Farms,” as voted on by expert panelists. From the website:

In this self-guided tour, you will see simple chicken coops built in an afternoon and elaborate finely-crafted coops that took weeks of planning and building. See what accommodations are needed for keeping miniature goats, ducks, mason bees, honey bees and bunnies. There are sites all around the city, including NW, NE, West Seattle, SE, Central, as well as NE & SE outside of Seattle. Enjoy a unique and inspiring urban adventure!

Cost is $12 for individuals; $10 for Seattle Tilth members or bicyclists; $5 for youths ages 4-15; $35 for groups or a family of three to six people; and $30 for groups or a family of Seattle Tilth members or a group of bicyclists; and free for ages 3 and younger. Tickets are available online.



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