Roots & Sky: Opportunities and Challenges for the Rooftop Gardener | Argent College Roots & Sky: Opportunities and Challenges for the Rooftop Gardener | Argent College

One-day Conference organised by Ruskin Mill Land Trust and The Field Centre and Argent College with contributions from Coventry University & other key speakers.

As population densities increase and concerns exist over food security and environmental sustainability, urban farming is increasing in popularity, with rooftop gardens appearing in city centres around the world.The aim of the one-day conference is to explore the opportunities presented by urban rooftop gardens from a series of perspectives:

Ecological and environmental sustainability
Economic, food production and food security
Educational, therapeutic and social benefits

Roots & Sky: Opportunities and Challenges for the Rooftop Gardener - The Field Centre

The conference will be hosted at Argent College. Argent College, in the heart of the Jewellery Quarter, Birmingham, has a newly established rooftop micro-farm and organic and biodynamic café and bakery.

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