Jobs in Urban Agriculture: Do You Have to Compromise?
Room: HM 433
Benjamin Shute (Moderator)
Co-Founder and Board Member, National Young Farmers Coalition
Farmer, Hearty Roots Community Farm
Co-Founder and Farm Manager, Oko Farms
Head Farmer & President, Brooklyn Grange
Development & Communications Manager, Green City Force
During this panel we will hear from a variety of perspectives on what the inherent challenges are to creating jobs and business opportunities in the urban agriculture sector. We will follow up with a discussion of potential collaborations, initiatives, and policies that can address these challenges and create solutions.
Food Jobs & Business