October Urban Agriculture
Urban Agriculture Month shines a spotlight on the significant role urban agriculture plays in our regional and local food system. This event will feature discussions on maximizing food production in an urban setting, demonstration sessions, and a reading of a proclamation naming October Urban Agriculture Month in Arlington County. We hope you’ll get inspired to garden and get involved!
Sunday, October 1, 2023 from 1:00 pm – 3:00pm at Arlington Central Library
Tentative Program Schedule:
- Arlington County Urban Agriculture Month Proclamation
- Northern Virginia Conservation Trust & new Plot Against Hunger garden
- School Gardens
- State of Commercial Urban Agriculture in Arlington
After the program ends, you can visit and chat with our partner organizations at educational tables, pick up some free seeds and seedlings, and check out other giveaways and activities!
*Kickoff program schedule and speakers subject to change.