Grow it, Preserve it, Love it!
SF County Fair Building, 9th and Irving, Saturday, September 12, 2015, 11:30a-5pm
Join the Urban Agriculture Program and partners for Urban Ag Academy: Grow It, Preserve It, Love It! This one-day event will feature demonstration classes on gardening and garden-infrastructure, workshops on fermenting and canning food, tips to being a successful grower in San Francisco, access and information to expert resources for all levels of gardener, and many fun opportunities to network and meet like-minded urban agriculture enthusiasts and practitioners. This free event is a unique opportunity for San Franciscans to gather, learn and celebrate our city-grown harvest. If you’re just starting out gardening in your backyard or have had chickens for years, this event will have something for everyone!
Classes on Gardening and Garden Infrastructure! Seed Swap! Workshops on Canning and Preserving Food! Interactive Talks on Regenerative Agriculture by Youth, Urban Ag Policy, Community Building, and Selling Your Produce in SF! Pie Hour! Ask a Master Gardener Clinic! Information Tableson Permaculture, Mycological Society, Gleaning Programs, Gardening Projects Citywide, Drought-Resistant Gardening, Conflict Resolution and MoreNovella Carpenter, author of Farm City and Pam Peirce, author of Golden Gate Gardening!
Stay through the evening time for a Barn Dance, hosted by 18 Reasons (this is a paid event).
RSVP and more information can be found at urbanagacademy.eventbrite.com.