A new certificate program in Urban Agroecology focuses on urban agriculture and ecologically restorative food production. Photo courtesy of Merritt College.

 

Want to learn more about sustainable farming and urban food systems? A new certificate program at Merritt College can put you on a career path related to small-scale farms, nonprofits, food policy, and food science. Come learn how to plan and design small farms as well as gardens for home, school, and community. Start this month with Introduction to Urban Agroecology (ENVMT 035), a class and lab offered through the Landscape Horticulture Department. Info: here