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Friday, March 18, 2011
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Will Allen, CEO of Growing Power, at Case

Will Allen is the CEO of Growing Power, a national not-for-profit organization supporting the development of community food systems. He has over 50 years of experience in farming, marketing and distributing food, and is known as an innovator and creator of food systems.

Mr. Allen has developed a pioneering bio-intensive growing system using worms, which is being used in urban and rural agriculture projects around the world.

Awarded the 2008 MacArthur ?Genius Grant? for his efforts to promote sustainable farming in low-income neighborhoods.

Combined tickets for the Friday keynote forum and Saturday workshop are $100.

To register and for more information: Please call (330) 273-8877.

Will Allen is the CEO of Growing Power, a national not-for-profit organization supporting the development of community food systems. He has over 50 years of experience in farming, marketing and distributing food, and is known as an innovator and creator of food systems. Mr. Allen has developed a pioneering bio-intensive growing system using worms, which is being used in urban and rural agriculture projects around the world. Awarded the 2008 MacArthur ?Genius Grant? for his efforts to promote sustainable farming in low-income neighborhoods. Combined tickets for the Friday keynote forum and Saturday workshop are $100. To register and for more information: Please call (330) 273-8877.

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