Growing Food and Justice for All (GFJI): 2016 Gathering
|Growing Power’s National International Urban and Small Farms Conference “Lets Scale it Up! Growing Food and Farmers: Best practices in growing, distribution and community building” Dates: Pre-Conference Training November 16-18, 2016 Conference November 18-20, 2016
Location: Growing Power Warehouse 13111 W. Silver Spring Drive Butler, WI
|Every two years, hundreds of people from around the world travel to Milwaukee to participate in an intensive three day conference that covers urban aquaculture, urban farming, planning strategies, education, youth programming, food policy and food justice. Participants include: farmers, academics, chefs, policy makers, organizers, and people from countless other walks of life. Our conference theme for 2016 is Let’s Scale it Up! Growing Food and Farmers: Best practices in growing, distribution and community building.|
|Workshops will be hands-on, interactive and will showcase the work being done locally in the Milwaukee area as well as nationally and internationally.|
It is time for the Good Food Revolution to scale up and really push ourselves to move beyond just one garden or one market but how can we make things better for ourselves, our neighbors, and our world. Registration is now open! Click the box below to register or for more information.