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Widening the Welcome: The Future of Agriculture for Communities ofColor

Nov 4, 2017
8:30 am to 1:00 pm
The 224 Ecospace, 224 Farmington Ave., Hartford, CT

COST: $12 - $40

The face of farming is radically changing.How can we encourage more African American/Black, Latinx and API/APA communities to be in the vanguard of these changes in New England? Join us Saturday, November 4, 2017 for a rare opportunity to raise the voices of global majority actors with a vested interest in agrarian-based ventures statewide and regionally. This open, pre-registration required event also serves an introduction to the upcoming Where Women Gather: A Celebration ofWomen in Farming hosted by Hidden Acres Farm, Inc. in New Haven, CT in late June 2018: www.wherewomengather.eventbrite.com.

CONTACT: Register and learn more at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/widening-the-welcome-the-future-of-agriculture-for-communities-of-color-tickets-36941582267