AVID 7th Grade Family Nights Out on March 12th
EE101: Agriculture and Climate Change – Cynthia Rosenzweig, Alice Waters, and Courtney White, interviewed by Anna Lappé
How do our agricultural practices impact climate change? What are some of the strategies agriculture might adopt to mitigate and possibly even reverse climate change? View the full lecture description and speaker biographies.
AVID 7th Grade Family Nights Out on March 19th
8th Grade Family Nights Out on March 26th
EE101: Reinventing the Farm – Joel Salatin
Joel Salatin describes his Polyface Farms this way: “We are in the redemption business: healing the land, healing the food, healing the economy, and healing the culture.” What can we learn from the farming practices at Polyface Farms that can be applied to farming practices elsewhere and in our own urban gardens? View the full lecture description and speaker biography.
Just Food Conference 2014
Learn about national farm and food issues, and cooking and food preservation techniques, as well as ways to mobilize communities in order to increase access to farm-fresh, locally grown food. More details.
EE101: Urban Adaptation and Edible Education – Ron Finley
Urban agriculture has the potential to revitalize, educate, and nourish communities, and create local economies. What are some of the less visible benefits of urban agriculture? Why do Ron Finley and others have to fight to bring healthy food and edible gardens to their neighborhoods? View the full lecture description and speaker biography.