Unedited audio of the morning talks are available HERE!


9:45 – 10:15 Arrival, coffee and interactive mapping

10:15 – 10:30 Welcome (Caiti Hachmyer)

10:30-10:45 Opening Ceremony and Song (Brandi Mack and Desirae Harp)

10:50-11:30 Urban Campesinx: The work of Teré Almaguer

11:30-11:45 Break

11:45-1 Urban Farmers: New Models at the Intersection of Production & Community (Judith Yisrael, Kelly Carlisle, Leah Atwood, Teré Almaguer)

1-2:30  Lunch brought to us by The Good Life

2:30-2:45 Circle up (Thea Carlson)

2:45-4:15 Digging in: small group breakouts

  • Regenerative Agriculture in the Face of Climate Change: (Re)building soil and community. A conversation and farm tour (hosted by Caiti Hachmyer)
  • Strategies and Stories of Restorative Justice with a Racial Justice Lens: A tool and practice for building solidarity and exploring the common pitfalls of ally-ship in dismantling white supremacy and patriarchy in the food movement (with Leah Atwood and Shelley Hawkins)
  • On Indigenous Land: Decolonizing our understanding of what it means to be indigenous (with Desirae Harp)
  • Getting Crafty: Flower Crown Bar with Hedda Brorstrom and Full Bloom Flower Farm and Floral Design
  • Open Space Sessions

4:15-4:30 Share out and Closing Compost Pile (Brandi Mack)

4:30-4:45 Gratitude and Closing (Thea Carlson)

4:45-6 Happy Hour Reception with music by Desirae Harp (Open Bar)

Thank you to our beverage sponsors:

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