Panel Discussion: Freeing Land for Food - Urban Greening Projects & Gentrification

When & Where
Phat Beets North Oakland Farmer's Market
942 Stanford Avenue
Oakland, CA 94608
September 28, 2013 - 11:00am - 1:00pm
Contact
register@ecologycenter.org
510 548 2220 X239

 

Why are urban soils so toxic in communities that have the least access to healthy foods? Is a community garden in your neighborhood always good for the community and does it meet the needs of the community?

How does gentrification impact people’s ability to access healthy food?

Come hear perspectives from the food justice movement in this panel discussion and primer on urban farming.

Cost: Free