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Agroecology Field School and Research Summit    Sat Aug 18, 2018, Ottawa, ON

Agroecology Field School and Research Summit

On August 18th, in Ottawa, FLEdGE, Lakehead University, USC Canada, and Just Food will host a full-day workshop on the future of agroecology in Canada.

Join farmers, researchers, community organizers, and students to discuss how to bring this international movement to Canada. Come hear from speakers from around the world, including from La Via Campesina and USC Canada, and across the country, including the National Farmers Union and Indigenous voices, and work together to build an agroecological movement here at home.

This event will take place at Just Food, 2391 Pépin Court. Parking is limited, so please carpool, take transit, or bike.

The event begins at 8:30am. Ticket prices include a light lunch.

For more details and to register online, go to the Agroecology Field School website:
https://fledgeresearch.ca/agroecologyfieldschool2018/

Optional tickets for dinner catered by Wawatay Catering and a Barn Dance featuring Ottawa Contra Dance!! are also available.

FLEdGE https://fledgeresearch.ca/
USC Canada https://www.usc-canada.org/
Just Food http://justfood.ca/

La Via Campesina https://viacampesina.org/en/

National Farmer's Union http://www.nfu.ca/

http://justfood.ca/blog/2018/07/11/agroecology-field-school-and-research...

About Agroecology
https://www.usc-canada.org/the-issues/agroecology
https://www.google.ca/search?q=Agroecology

 
 

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