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Thursday, November 7 • 9:00am - 5:30pm
Newark Urban Food System Tour + Seed & Story Swap

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Join us on a fascinating urban agriculture tour in Newark led by Tobias Fox. Grab a quick breakfast at the Atrium and meet in the lobby of NJCU. Charter bus will leave  at 9am sharp. Tour will begin at Greater Newark Conservancy (32 Prince St Newark, NJ 07103) at 10:00am. We will visit SWAG (South Ward Agriculture Group) Farm, Beth Greenhouse @ Newark Internal Medicine, we will check out Bikes for Food and a local farmers market then have lunch together at The Greater Newark Conservancy. After lunch we will share seeds and seed stories. See description for Seed Swap.

Speakers
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Tobias Fox

Founder and Managing Director, Newark Science and Sustainability, Inc. (Newark SAS)
Tobias Fox is the Founder and Managing Director of the community-driven, 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization Newark Science and Sustainability, Inc. Aside from being a writer and having ten years of independent publishing experience, Fox is a Professional Organizer, Urban Farmer, Photographer... Read More →
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Malaika Gilpin

Conference Coordinator, NESAWG (Northeast Sustainable Agriculture Working Group)


Thursday November 7, 2019 9:00am - 5:30pm EST
New Jersey City University Lobby