Save the Date: Talk by Eric Duchemin: Urban Agriculture, Montreal Style! Hybrid Research Hub Supports Urban Resiliency

Photo of Eric Duchemin, Co-Founder and Scientific Director, Laboratory on Urban Agriculture/Laboratoire sur l’agriculture urbaine (AU / LAB)

Join Eric Duchemin, Co-Founder and Scientific Director, Laboratory on Urban Agriculture/Laboratoire sur l’agriculture urbaine (AU / LAB) (au-lab.ca), as he provides an overview of AU / LAB’s activities – including an experimental rooftop farm, eco-grazing, rooftop vineyards, and the Urban Agriculture Montreal Hub. Eric will also present the preliminary results of a three-year research project that evaluates how urban agriculture, and particularly household gardens, act as green infrastructure for individual and collective resilience in an era of climate change.

This event is presented by The Chang School’s Certificate in Food Security and Course Series in Urban Agriculture, and is co-sponsored by Toronto Urban Growers.

DATE: Friday, February 15, 2019
TIME: 2:00 p.m.–3:30 p.m.
LOCATION: Ryerson University
CONTACT: 416.979.5000, ext. 6674
TO REGISTER FOR THIS FREE TALK:
Please click on the following link: https://goo.gl/forms/UVfo4TJnQO9Lz8sH3.

Accessibility: The Chang School is committed to accessibility for persons with disabilities. Please contact us two to three weeks in advance of the event if you have any particular accommodation requirements.

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