Deep Roots Festival

2023 Deep Roots Festival

Increasing our connection to local foods and the producers who make them in the Lake Agassiz Region.

Saturday, September 23rd, 2023
34861 405th Ave Richville, MN 56576

Online registration has closed. You may buy your tickets at the gate! See you there!

Bus Tour: $10
Festival Admission (12 and under): Free
General Festival Admission: $15 for nonmembers, $10 for SFA members

Please note that bus tour tickets are separate and do not include general admission to the festival.

More info:

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Farm Tours, 10 a.m. - Noon:

Bus tour to 3 farms:
Learn directly from the farmers about how they sustainably grow food.

Silver Dust Farm
Meet Ken and Dori Larson at their organic, sixty-cow dairy farm in Ottertail. Silver Dust Farm is a local producer for Organic Valley Cooperative.
Enjoy a behind-the-scenes tour of the incredibly popular local greenhouse that specializes in apple trees and an eclectic mix of offerings.
Deep Winter Greenhouse
Join our host, John Salman at Slow Cycle Farm for an in-depth tour of the innovative Deep Winter Greenhouse design.


Workshops, Noon - 4p.m.

Learn about their craft directly from local makers and growers.

12:30-1:15 p.m.
    • Regenerative Tour of Slow Cycle Farm
    • Shitake Mushroom Cultivation
    • Fiber Arts Demonstration
1:30-2:15 p.m.
    • Garlic Planting Workshop
    • Mead Making 101
    • Strictly Mushrooms
    • Hydroponics for Everyone
    • Fermentation for Beginners
    • Basics of Herbal Balms

Entertainment, Noon - 4p.m.

An art exhibit, food, music, marketplace & kids activities.

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You can be a vendor at Deep Roots!

More info and the vendor applications are HERE.


You'll get FREE admission to the event as well as a t-shirt and a chance to win prizes from our local vendors.

More info and sign-up HERE.


We welcome certified service animals but all other pets must stay at home. Thank you.

See a video of the 2022 Deep Roots Festival HERE

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