Introduction to Farming on the Urban Edge

Project Type: Local Ed & Demo (formerly RGR)
Funds awarded in 2019: $49,928.00
Projected End Date: 04/30/2022
Host Institution Award ID: G169-20-W7507
Grant Recipients: Washington State University; American Farmland Trust; Rogue Farm Corps; Joe's Place Farms; Oregon State University; BiZi Farms; Clark-Cowlitz Farm Bureau; Shady Grove Farm; Oregon Community Food Systems Network; Clark County Food Systems Council; April Joy Farms
Region: Western
State: Washington
Principal Investigator:
Justin O'Dea
Washington State University
Hannah Clark
American Farmland Trust
Dr. Lauren Gwin
Oregon State University
Dr. Laura Lewis
Washington State University
Nellie McAdams
Rogue Farm Corps
Lane Selman
Oregon State University
This video provides an introduction to the concept of peri-urban agriculture through the voices of peri-urban farmers, and to the mission of the Peri-urban Agriculture Network and it's Farming on the Urban Edge conference and docuseries.
Justin O'Dea, Washington State University
Asia Colon
Aba Kiser, Washington State University
Cameila Lazenby, Camelia Jade Sounds
Target audiences:
Farmers/Ranchers; Educators; Researchers; Consumers
Any opinions, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in this publication are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the view of the U.S. Department of Agriculture or SARE.