Arlington’s Urban Agriculture Future – October 1

October Urban Agriculture Month Kickoff
Arlington's Urban Agriculture Future
Saturday, October 1, 2022
10:00am - 1:00pm
Arlington Central Library
1015 North Quincy Street


9:45am - Doors open

10:00am - 12:00pm Program

  • Keynote Speaker: Joe Guthrie, Commissioner, Virginia Department of Agriculture & Consumer Services
  • Powerful Partner Award Presentation: Mary Sanders, HCAT
  • Arlington County October Urban Agriculture Month Proclamation
    • Country Board Members Libby Garvey & Matt de Ferranti
  • Roundtable 1: Maximizing Food Production in Arlington County
    • Moderator: Becky Halbe, FOUA Board Member
    • Plot Against Hunger Garden
    • Highlands Urban Garden
    • School Garden
  • Roundtable 2: Urban Ag as Economic Development in Arlington – Present and Future

12:00pm - 1:00pm - Garden Talk Tables - mini-presentations from the weekly Wednesday Garden Talks at Central Library

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We invite you to make a donation during October Urban Agriculture Month that will support our programs all year!