Urban Agriculture

Urban Agriculture

A webinar on urban agriculture plans and policies in California

Urban agriculture - including home gardens, community gardens, and urban farms - can help improve residents' access to fresh fruits and vegetables, physical activity, and educational and entrepreneurial opportunities. On this webinar, we:
  • Discuss different models for urban agriculture initiatives
  • Learn about unlikely partnerships that brought a garden to life in Tehama County
  • Look to public property as a way to increase access to land for urban agriculture
  • Discover a garden that travels to the community, and
  • Share examples of local policies that can protect and enhance urban agriculture.
 
Speakers
  • Heather Wooten, senior planner, ChangeLab Solutions
  • Ben Winig, senior staff attorney, ChangeLab Solutions
  • Amanda Sharp, program manager, Employment Services and Comunity Action at Tehama County Department of Social Services
Resources

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