UC ANR Bay Area Urban Agriculture Workshop: Marketing and Business Management for Urban Farmers
Thursday | June 22, 2017 | 9:30 am — 4:30 pm
Location in East Bay, CA
Learn the basics of urban farming from UC experts and local partners at this upcoming series that focuses on building success in California’s Urban Agriculture by managing risk and leveraging opportunities! Take one or take all four of these low-cost workshops. Each workshop is $20 for a full day of expert speakers, which includes lunch and refreshments.
All four workshops will be held in the Bay Area. A confirmation email will be sent to you with additional event information including location, parking, and other details.
Workshop #1: Production Issues & Urban Farms: Learn key concepts in soil, crop, pest and water management – Thursday, May 4th, 2017, 9:00-4:30 at UC Gill Tract Community Farm, 1050 San Pablo Ave, Albany 94706
Workshop #2: Legal Basics of Urban Farming: Get up to speed on zoning, permits, and local resources – Thursday May 18th, 2017, 9-3:30 at Grow Incubator, 909 7th Street, Oakland 94607
Workshop #3: Food Safety Basics for Urban Farmers: How to ensure a safe harvest, from the field to the fork – Thursday, June 8th, 2017, TBD
Workshop #4: Marketing and Business Management for Urban Farmers: From business planning to labor laws, basics to help you succeed – Thursday June 22nd, 2017, 9:30-4:30, Location TBD