8:00pm EDT April 2
Location: Oscar E. Remick Heritage Center for the Performing Arts, Presbyterian Hall
Founder and CEO of Growing Power Inc.,Will Allen is widely considered the leading authority in the expanding field of urban agriculture. Allen promotes the belief that all people, regardless of their economic circumstances, should have access to fresh, safe, affordable and nutritious foods at all times. Using methods he has developed over a lifetime, Will trains community members to become community farmers, assuring them a secure source of good food without regard to political or economic forces.