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Saturday, July 09, 2011
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Garden city: How urban farming can change Cleveland

The Cleveland Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA) invites you and your friends to a fun summer event where attendees will hear how cultivating the soil impacts our city. Brad Masi of NEOFoodWeb.org leads a dynamic panel discussion on grass-roots efforts (home and community gardens), market gardens, complex garden-based projects, and how urban and rural agriculture intersect. There will also be local food, nature-inspired contemporary art, and a special gardening ?gift? on hand.

Panelists include:

  • Sandy Kish Jordan City Fresh
  • Vel Scott Vel?s Purple Oasis Gardens
  • Mary K. Holmes Board President, Innovative Farmers of Ohio
  • Rich Hoban Stanard Farm
  • Alayne Reitman Green City Growers Cooperative
  • Jesús Sánchez Cleveland Botanical Garden?s Green Corps educational gardening program Green Corps Teen Representative
For more information about the upcoming forum and the MOCA exhibition delicious fields, see www.mocacleveland.org

The Cleveland Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA) invites you and your friends to a fun summer event where attendees will hear how cultivating the soil impacts our city. Brad Masi of NEOFoodWeb.org leads a dynamic panel discussion on grass-roots efforts (home and community gardens), market gardens, complex garden-based projects, and how urban and rural agriculture intersect. There will also be local food, nature-inspired contemporary art, and a special gardening ?gift? on hand. Panelists include:
  • Sandy Kish Jordan City Fresh
  • Vel Scott Vel?s Purple Oasis Gardens
  • Mary K. Holmes Board President, Innovative Farmers of Ohio
  • Rich Hoban Stanard Farm
  • Alayne Reitman Green City Growers Cooperative
  • Jesús Sánchez Cleveland Botanical Garden?s Green Corps educational gardening program Green Corps Teen Representative
For more information about the upcoming forum and the MOCA exhibition delicious fields, see www.mocacleveland.org

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