On Saturday April 20th the community of McMinnville came together to celebrate La Casa Verde. An all day event celebrating community and sustainability with green building specialists, regional leaders in sustainability, educational opportunities,
children’s activities, local music, local food, and even chicken tractor racing. Grow International was recognized by the community and received a Green Achievement award.
“In Recognition of your commitment to stewardship and environmentally friendly practices. We thank you for your leadership in building a greener community”
This event was hosted by Cellar Ridge Construction who asked the community to nominate organizations or individuals with the purpose being to recognize and honor those who have significantly advanced the development of green and sustainable practices in Yamhill County. There are 5 awards given in the following categories: Education, Business, Food, Wine, Student, and Leadership. Grow International was in the Business category. It is very inspiring to know that there are others in the community working in the same direction.