Directly from Rooting DC's website:
What is the Rooting DC forum?
Rooting DC is a FREE, all-day gardening forum that aims to provide education about urban food production and consumption, to cultivate health and preserve the environment. The program includes dozens of interactive workshops, cooking and food preservation demonstrations, and panel discussions focusing on youth gardening, nutrition, sustainable growing techniques, and healthy food access. The event also hosts 60+ green businesses and nonprofit from throughout the region at an information fair.
How much does it cost to attend?
Attendance is free! A donation of $10 is suggested.
Who’s organizing the conference?
Rooting DC is hosted by DC Greens. The event is collaboratively designed with representatives from Arcadia Center for Sustainable Food and Agriculture, City Blossoms, Common Good City Farm, FRESHFARM Markets, Love & Carrots, and Three Part Harmony Farm.
WYG will have an informational table run by alumni from our Green Ambassadors Program. Be sure to stop by!