2018 Arlington/Alexandria Urban Agriculture Symposium Reminder

Don’t forget to register for the
2018 Arlington/Alexandria
Urban Agriculture Symposium!

2018 AAUA SymposiumOctober 5, 2018
Registration at 8:00 a.m.
Program at 9:00 a.m.– 3:30 p.m.

4000 Lorcom Lane Arlington VA 22204

Keynote

Dr. Jewel Bronaugh, Virginia Commissioner of Agriculture

Urban Agriculture and Community Based Food System Development in Virginia: How is Virginia’s government leading the expansion of efforts to promote food systems that include increased access to healthy, local foods and urban agriculture development.

Symposium Sessions

This year’s line up of 20 speakers and 10 vendor/sponsors promises to be the best ever! Thanks to the generosity of our sponsors we are able to keep our costs low and our location offers wonderful accessibility and space to put on this great event.

2018 Symposium Poster  |  2018 Program Descriptions

In addition, the day will also include an End of the Day Silent Raffle for attendees, a lunch organized by Extension Master Gardener volunteers, and a chance to see the orchard and super productive vegetable garden located on the grounds that produces nearly 3000 lbs of produce a year for the Arlington Food Assistance Center.

Many thanks to our 2018 sponsors: Virginia Cooperative Extension, Master Gardeners of Northern Virginia, Alexandria Renew EnterprisesBushelEcoAction ArlingtonGreenstreet Gardens, Love & Carrots, Rooftop Roots,  St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church,  The Fertilizer InstituteWe Recycle Trees, and Virginia State University.

For more information, call 703 228 6414

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