Cultivating a new urban ecology: Strategies for successful urban agriculture projects
by Seattle Urban Farm Company
Urban agriculture has the ability to promote healthy diets, environmental stewardship, stronger communities and an improved quality of life. By developing economically sound, city-based farming ventures, urban agriculture will play a crucial role in the further development of a sustainable green economy and a more resilient urban environment. During this session, participants will learn how to implement strategies specific to particular types of urban farming projects in order to produce and sustain a project’s unique goals. It will highlight the extensive experience of Seattle Urban Farm Company in designing, building and operating successful urban farm projects.