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October Cultivate – Local Food Systems and Sustainability Forum

October 3, 2019
October Cultivate – Local Food Systems and Sustainability Forum

Cultivate, a forum on local food systems and sustainability is sponsored by the El Paso Community Foundation and is free and open to the public.

Join us for the next Cultivate Forum on Thursday, October 17 at 5:30 p.m. in The Foundation Room located at 333 N. Oregon Street.

The October Forum will feature three presentations and a short documentary film including:

1. “Ascarate Park Demonstration Garden & Greenhouse” Denise S. Rodriguez, El Paso County Extension Agent-Horticulture, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension- El Paso

2. “Food Waste” Susan Goodell, CEO, El Pasoans Fighting Hunger Food Bank

3. “There is No Planet B-Engaging Young People to Become Environmental Stewards” Neysa R. Hardin, with students from the Americas High School Coalition, El Paso Sierra Club

4. A short documentary film, “Love Flows” Directed by Francisco Campos-Lopez (A film about the importance of free flowing rivers and migratory fish)

Light refreshments are provided.

For more information contact Gary Williams, (915) 533-4020