Growing Power’s National and International Urban and Small Farm Conference is coming up on November 7-9, 2014, at the newly constructed Potawatomi Hotel in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
This conference brings together over 1,000 people working in the sustainable agriculture movement, providing a forum to learn from and network with other like-minded individuals. Focusing on small and urban farm practices, the conference covers topics such as renewable energy, aquaponics, crop production, community outreach, project planning, education, youth programming, fundraising, marketing and building relationships with vendors. You can REGISTER HERE!
Coinciding with the conference is the Growing Food and Justice for All (GFJI) gathering. GFJI is a comprehensive network that views dismantling racism as a core principal which brings together social change agents from diverse sectors who are working to bring about new, healthy, and sustainable food systems, while supporting and building multicultural leadership in impoverished communities throughout the world.