MOFGA: Urban Agriculture

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Saturday March 14

11:00 AM  –  12:00 PM

Community gardens and urban agriculture are on the rise! These movements bring people together to grow food and teach community members about the joys of growing your own food and sustainability. Join this panel of experts of local sustainability in their discussion on the importance of public food forests, public orcharding, edible street trees, permablitzing, community gardens.

Guests include Lisa Fernandes, The Resilience Hub & Portland Maine Permaculture; Laura Mailander, Urban Agriculture Specialist, Cultivating Community; Jonah Fertig, The Mayor’s Initiative for Healthy Sustainable Food Systems & Cooperative Fermentation