BUTTE, Mt. — A free webinar, Urban Farms: Commercial Farms or Socially Minded Operations?, is set for 1 p.m. April 29. The webinar will provide an analysis of the differences between nonprofit and commercial urban farms, and is based on research conducted by researchers at NYU, Penn State and NCAT-ATTRA.
Funding for this study was provided by National Institute of Food and Agriculture, 2012-68006-30177.
Participants will include Carolyn Dimitri, associate professor of food studies at NYU Steinhardt and Andy Pressman, National Center for Appropriate Technology Sustainable Agriculture specialist.
The webinar will be recorded and archived on the ATTRA website at www.attra.ncat.org. To register, visit https://attra.ncat.org/urban_farms.