Sun, Nov 27, 2016 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
BC policy has focused on protecting farmland, not farmers. This forum will focus on personal and political changes that might allow sustainable farming on the land we preserve.
UCV member, Michael Bomford, is a faculty member in the Sustainable Agriculture & Food Systems program at Kwantlen Polytechnic University. His work focuses on organic and sustainable agriculture systems suitable for adoption by small farms operating with limited resources. His projects examine practical ways to reduce food system energy use and meet farm energy needs using renewable resources produced on-farm.
Sponsored by the Social Justice Committee