Class: Readying Our Farms and Foodshed for Climate Change

Class: Readying Our Farms and Foodshed for Climate Change

From Groundswell Center for Food and Farming:

Saturday, February 3rd, 9:00AM – 2:00PM
Just BeCause Center, 1013 West State Street, Ithaca NY
Facilitated by Mike Biltonen (Know Your Roots) and Jay Smith (Ithaca EcoVillage)
Cost: sliding scale $25 – $50
Climate change has been affecting our farms for several decades now, and the science and data show that there will continue to be dramatic impacts on every farmer’s ability to grow and distribute food. Agriculture is one of our greatest tools for reducing and even potentially reversing the effects of modern industrial society on our global climate, but it’s also one of the greatest contributors to climate change. Something has to give. Come learn about how we can work together as a community to increase stability and security in local food production!

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *