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TheodoreFarming: present and future. Building sustainable agriculture-supported communities


Monday – November 22nd, 7:00 pm
The Commons, 388 Atlantic Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11217

What is the current state of commercial agriculture? How to build a healthy and sustainable future, that interconnects farming and community.

Join us along with:

Eric Herm, 4th generation farmer from Western Texas, and author of Son of a Farmer, Child of the Earth (Dreamriver Press).

Judith LaBelle, President of Glynwood, which empowers communities in the North East to support farming and save farmland.

Dan Miner, longtime peak oil activist, volunteer organizer with Post Carbon Institute and 350.org, and past Chair of Sierra Club NYC.

Cheryl Rogowski, farmer, The Rogowski Farm, Pine Island, NY.

Co-sponsored by:
Brooklyn Food Coalition
Slow Food NYC
TriState Food Not Lawns
Neighborhood Energy Network

Suggested donation: $ 5

Subway – Train:
Hoyt-Schermerhorn; A, C and G
Bergen Street; F
Atlantic-Pacific; B, M, Q, R, 2, 3, 4 and 5
Flatbush Avenue; LIRR

Bus: B63 and B65

For more information call 718-715-4365. Connect to this event on Facebook.


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