The National Young Farmers Coalition along with Mile High Farmers and the GrowHaus are pleased to host “Farmers Speaking Out: An Urban Ag Roundtable” Featuring Speaker of the Colorado House Crisanta Duran and U.S. Senator Bennet’s Regional Director, James Thompson, Tuesday, September 26th from 6 – 8 pm at The GrowHaus (4751 York St, Denver, CO 80216).
Urban Farmers are facing critical issues such as land access, land security, climate challenges, regulations around farm structures, beginning farmer support, turning internships into successful farming careers, access to farmer training programs, and marketing streams. This roundtable is the opportunity for urban farmers to meet directly with their representatives to share their story and concerns.
Please join us for the roundtable discussion featuring Speaker Duran, Jame Thompson and farmers from the Denver Agricultural Community. The event will include a social hour with food provided from participating roundtable farms.
Space limited, please RSVP by going to Youngfarmers.org/Denver.