ECO City Farms Intensive Urban Agriculture Course, $525

Register Today for ECO City Farms’ Intensive Weekend Certificate Course in Urban Agriculture, Prince George’s Community College

When: May 18, 19, 20, 2012 or September 7, 8, 9, 2012

What: A New Intensive Weekend Course in Urban Agriculture offered by Prince George’s Community College and ECO City Farms, register early, courses fill quickly!

Times: Fridays and Saturdays 9:30-6:00 and Sundays 12:00-6:00 (with lunch & snack daily)

Where: Taught at ECO City Farms, Edmonston, MD. Intensive course is $525, inclusive.

Description: This 22 hour, very intensive weekend hands-on course taught by the staff of ECO City Farms will provide you with sustainable strategies you require to plan and design an intensive food production system, based on your needs, goals, and resources, and suited to your own individual urban space.  It includes five (5) core modules. Starting Your Farm, Composting 101, Hoophouse Design and Construction, Intro to Urban Livestock, Harvest, Processing and Marketing.

To register, go to: and selecting Workforce Development & Cont. Ed. Students, or you can register in person on the main campus at Bladen Hall room 126 or at the University Town Center campus. A maximum of 20 people can be accommodated per weekend, so please register early to assure your place.

For more information, contact:, 301-288-1125

ECO City Farms is an educational, not-for-profit enterprise located inside the Capital Beltway in Prince George’s County, MD designed to serve as a prototype for sustainable local farming. We grow great food, farms and farmers.

ECO City Farms es una empresa educacional sin ánimo de lucro, localizada dentro del perímetro del Capital Beltway, en el Condado de Prince George (Maryland). Está diseñada como prototipo para la agricultura local sostenible.  Nosotros cultivamos buenos alimentos, granjas y granjeros

“Not luxury or extravagance for a few, but modest, decent, sustainable prosperity for many.”    -Wendell Berry

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