The Vancouver Urban Farming Society (VUFS) is delighted to announce our 5th Annual Vancouver Urban Farming Forum, AGM & Social on November 30 at the Croatian Cultural Centre. The annual forum is an opportunity for urban farmers from across the region, policymakers, food security advocates, urban agriculture enthusiasts, members of the public, and all others with an interest and involvement in urban farming to come together. Our program for the day will include a keynote address by Curtis Stone of Kelowna’s Green City Acres and diversity of workshops, presentations, and panels on urban farming related topics.
5th Annual Vancouver Urban Farming Forum, AGM & Social
November 30, 2014 | 9 AM – 9 PM
Croatian Cultural Centre, 3250 Commercial Drive
Forum | 9 AM – 5 PM
AGM | 5 – 6:30 PM
Social | 6:30 – 9 PM
Your registration fee for the forum will include a VUFS membership making you eligible to participate and vote in the AGM. VUFS is charging a registration fee for the forum for the first time in several years in order to help cover costs of hosting the forum. We thank our funders at Vancity and the City of Vancouver for their ongoing support. Registration is $20 with sliding scale/pay what you can options. No one turned away for lack of funds. Contact forum coordinator, Zsuzsi Fodor at research[at]urbanfarmers.ca if you would like to attend but funds are a barrier. Consider making a donation to VUFS to help support a low income participant attend the forum.
All attendees are also invited to stay for the social following the AGM. Bar service available.