San Francisco

New Support for Urban Ag

12:30 p.m. | Wednesday, January 22, 2014

Photo courtesy of Flickr user urbanists

Numerous public agencies have recently hired new staff or expanded their efforts to support urban agriculture in the Bay Area, including UC Cooperative Extension, the San Francisco Public Utilities Commission and the San Francisco Recreation and Park Department. Come learn about how these agencies are aiming to foster city farming and gardening.

Rob Bennaton / UC Cooperative Extension
Yolanda Manzone / SF Public Utilities Commission 
Melinda Stockmann / SF Recreation and Park Department
+ Hannah Shulman / SF Recreation and Park Department



SPUR Urban Center
654 Mission Street
San Francisco, CA 94105-4015
Phone: 415.781.8726


Free to members
$10 for non-members
Okay to bring lunch

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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.

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