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Florence Reed presents at National Bioneers Conference


  • Marin Center San Rafael, CA (map)

 

International Agro-Ecology: Restoring Ecosystems and Local Economies

Two leaders in the field of agroecology vividly show how agriculture can be transformed into a powerful force to heal the biosphere, mitigate climate disruption and create prosperous local communities. With: Florence Reed, founder of Sustainable Harvest International, which helps thousands of farmers convert from destructive slash-and-burn farming to organic practices in Central America; Miguel Altieri, a professor in the Department of Environmental Sciences at UC Berkeley, one of the world’s leading experts in agroecology. Hosted by Arty Mangan, Director of Bioneers’ Restorative Food Systems Program.

 

Earlier Event: August 28
Florence Reed at the Nantucket Atheneum
Later Event: November 4
TEDxDirigo: Farmers Are Our Future