The Future of Farming

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Joel Salatin (Polyface Farm), Jean-Martin Fortier (The Market Gardener) and Maxime Laplante (Peasant Union) we will explore the potential of small-scale farming to create farms that are both profitable and ethical.
According to the United Nations, small-scale organic agriculture is the future’s way of feeding the world. In Quebec and around the world, farmers innovate and revolutionise our agricultural practices.
Come and discover examples of profitable farms who nourish their communities while regenerating ecosystems
With simultaneous translation!

With the collaboration of Union Paysanne, Coopérative pour l’agriculture de proximité écologique – CAPÉ, Concordia City Farm School, and Concordia University Environmental Health and Safety.

City Farm School is celebrating it`s 5th anniversary with an open air celebration, where you may sample local products and visit the City Farm School – August 3rd, Tours – 4:30-6:30pm, The Future of Farming Conference 7-9:30pm and future farmers celebration following the conference!

Details on : http://myceliumlab.org/en/event/future-of-farming-evening-talk/

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PLUS! The next day, don`t miss this incredible workshop entitled You Can Farm with Joel Salatin!

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Volunteer Sessions are BACK!

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The Greenhouse is closed to the public until September, but we are offering 3 opportunities weekly to enjoy the Greenhouse and get involved!

HOUSE PLANT PROPAGATION
Tuesdays, 11am-1pm
Learn how to propagate a variety of house plants with our experienced coordinator!
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BALCONY GARDEN
Wednesdays, 5-6pm
Learn about recycled planters, pest management, container growing and more in this hands-on weekly session.
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FOUR SEASONS GROWING
Fridays, 10am-2pm
Get involved with Four Seasons micro-greens weekly harvest.

Message us on facebook or email info@concordiagreenhouse.com for more info. No need to sign up, just drop in when you have some time to help!

Upcoming Event: The Future of Farming!

The Future of Farming
Monday, August 3rd,7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Oscar Peterson Concert Hall, 7141 Sherbrooke St Ouest

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Joel Salatin (Polyface Farm), Jean-Martin Fortier (The Market Gardener) and Maxime Laplante (Peasant Union) we will explore the potential of small-scale farming to create farms that are both profitable and ethical.
According to the United Nations, small-scale organic agriculture is the future’s way of feeding the world. In Quebec and around the world, farmers innovate and revolutionise our agricultural practices.
Come and discover examples of profitable farms who nourish their communities while regenerating ecosystems
With simultaneous translation!
With the collaboration of Union Paysanne, Coopérative pour l’agriculture de proximité écologique – CAPÉ, Concordia City Farm School, and Concordia University Environmental Health and Safety.

Details on : http://myceliumlab.org/en/event/future-of-farming-evening-talk/
Facebook Event

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OPPORTUNITY’S KNOCKIN': City Farm School!

Hey folks, we have an opening for the remainder of the City Farm School Season and we’d like to invite you to apply by this Monday, June 29th.
You’ll be able to learn about growing your own vegetables, beekeeping, medicinal plants, propagation and much more with some extremely fun and smart people (including a special event with THE Joel Salatin).
You must be available either Monday or Friday mornings this summer.
If you’re interested, email a CV with the header “OPEN SPOT” to cityfarmschool.media@gmail.com
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Our mission is to provide a welcoming, organic green space that fosters community by providing experiential learning opportunities within a year-round growing environment.

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