The Vancouver Urban Farming Society (VUFS) is pleased to host the 8th Vancouver Urban Farming Forum at the PNE on Sunday, January 19, 2020, 8:30 am-4:00 pm.
Please purchase your tickets & find directions to the venue by following the link to Eventbrite page. Note there was a venue change. The Urban Farming Forum will take place in the Pacific Room of the Pacific Coliseum at 100 North Renfrew Street.
The 2020 Forum Program is now available here.
The Forum brings together urban farmers from across the region, policymakers, food security advocates, and urban agriculture enthusiasts. All are welcome!
Your ticket for the day includes admission to a diversity of sessions and panel discussions on urban farming topics, as well as a delicious lunch made with ingredients sourced from local & urban farmers. As a convening organization, we are proud to bring together a group of speakers & participants with extensive experience in the food and farming sector who are working in diverse and creative ways toward an increasingly vibrant and resilient local food system.
We are very grateful to our funders & sponsors. The 8th Vancouver Urban Farming Forum is made possible with funding from Vancity, Metro Vancouver Agriculture Awareness Grants, Pacific National Exhibition, Real Estate Foundation of BC, UBC Public Scholars Initiative and the Centre for Public Engaged Learning Research to Action Grant, the Governments of Canada and British Columbia, through the Canadian Agricultural Partnership, a federal-provincial-territorial initiative, Fresh Roots Urban Farm Society and Sky Harvest.