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Dec 14

Environmental and Social Aspects of Urban Perennial Farming- Online

December 14, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm CST

Join Pillsbury United Community farmers in a discussion about their discoveries on perennial and annual agricultural systems

Join Pillsbury United Community farmers in a discussion about their discoveries around the environmental and social aspects of urban perennial farming in comparison to annual agriculture. In this interactive webinar, we will discuss different markets, novel partnerships, policies, labor, and cost between urban and rural, perennial and annual agriculture systems.


Speakers:

Julie Wisenhorn: University of MN extension agent- shares with us the collaborative research she conducted on our food forest site.

Melissa Trent: Current Farm Manager at Pillsbury United Communities

Michele Manske

Organiser

Big River Farms and Pillsbury United Community