NYC: Black Farmers & Urban Gardeners 2nd Annual Conference

Join growers, activists, students and leaders from across the country to explore issues of race, class, health and food.

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Growing Wealth, Health and Justice

October 14-16, 2011

Hostos Commnity College
500 Grand Concourse, Bronx NY

Come out and contribute your voice to the conversation through panel discussions, workshops, film screenings, garden tours and a food fair featuring local food and vendors from our community.

The Black Farmers and Urban Gardeners Conference is presented by Black Urban Growers (BUGs), an organization committed to building networks and community support for growers in both urban and rural settings.  Through education and advocacy around food and farm issues, we nurture collective black leadership to ensure we have a seat at the table.

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WhyHunger is a proud supporter of the Black Farmers and Urban Gardeners Conference.  Join us at this inspiring and transformational event.