San Jose

Urban Ag in the South Bay

12:30 p.m. | Thursday, November 21, 2013

Image courtesy Flickr user Don McCullough

This event takes place in San Jose.

The South Bay offers some of the best soils and climate for urban gardening and farming, and numerous recently formed organizations take advantage of this, approaching urban agriculture from perspectives including food access, sustainability and building community. Learn about three existing projects and the opportunities and challenges they face.

+ Zach Lewis / Garden to Table
+ Craig Diserens / Village Harvest
+ Greg Leonard / Full Circle Farm

Co-sponsored by the Northern Section of the APA California Chapter. CM I 1.0

This event is part of the Around the Table festival of activities that celebrates and explores the role food plays in our lives. 38 Bay Area organizations, including SPUR, are presenting projects by local farmers, artists, designers, architects, performers, and activists through the spring of 2014. For more information visit   http://www.sjmusart.org/around-the-table.

 

Location

San Jose Silicon Valley Chamber of Commerce
101 West Santa Clara St.
San Jose, CA 95113 
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Admission

Free to SPUR and APA members
$10 for non-members
Until March 1, members can bring 1 guest to SPUR for free
Okay to bring lunch

*Pre-registration NOT required 

Refund Policy

Individual ticket purchases. If you request a refund between 2 and 10 business days prior to the event, SPUR can issue a 25 percent refund. Requests for refunds received less than 2 days prior to an event cannot be accommodated.

Sponsorship payments will not be refunded, as sponsorship benefits take effect immediately and are on-going through the date of the event.

 

Auxiliary Services

If, in order to participate in a SPUR event, you need auxiliary aids or services for a disability (e.g., qualified interpreter, qualified reader, written materials, taped texts) please submit your request five business days before the event to publicprograms@spur.org or 415-781-8726 x132. SPUR will work with you in identifying effective auxiliary aids or services that it can provide. If you need to cancel your request, please notify SPUR at least two business days before the event.

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