Friday, July 5, 2013

ACGA Annual Conference

Hello everyone, register for ACGA's annual conference before July 10th and get the early bird discounts! To register visit their website

ACGA Annual Conference

Cultivating Community, Harvesting Health:

Community Gardens to Urban Farms

Seattle, WA  |  August 8–11, 2013

About the Conference:

The American Community Gardening Association (ACGA)
 brings together people from across the United States, Canada, and abroad who are engaged in all aspects of gardening and greening.

ACGA's annual conference provides an opportunity for professionals, volunteers, and supporters of community greening in urban and rural communities to gather together, to share information and resources pertaining to:

    Community food and ornamental gardening

    Orchards and permaculture

    Preservation and management of open spaces

    Integrated planning, management, and development of urban and rural lands

The workshop schedule is now available, listing themes such as
Make it Grow . . .Horticulture, Permaculture, and City Livestock;
Make it Happen . . .Policy, Implementation, and Management; 
Community Gardening & Society . . .Culture & Social and Environmental Justice; 
Sound Mind & Body . . .Health, Prevention, and Therapy; AND 
The Food System . . .Garden/Farm to Table to Compost to Garden/Farm.

For detailed information on the conference go to

ACGA | 1777 East Broad St. | Columbus, OH 43203 | | 877-ASK-ACGA