Urban Farming How-Tos With We Arose Co-op
Wednesday, Aug. 17 | 4-6 p.m.
Host: DaQuan Campbell
Address: 300 Peek St. | Waterloo, IA 50703
On a quarter-acre, no-till plot in Waterloo’s Fourth Ward, DaQuan Campbell is growing affordable produce to nourish his community and their families. Join DaQuan and the We Arose crew to see how they produce high-quality greens, prepare garden beds and establish walkways. DaQuan will share tips on setting up irrigation and weed management.
- Iowa Farmers Union
- Iowa State University On-Farm Food Safety Team
See & Discuss:
- Farming on an urban plot
- Bed preparation
- Greens production
- Growing on an urban lot
- Tools + machinery
Location Notes: This field day will be hosted on an urban lot and parking will be on the street.
Meal Information: Light refreshments will be provided at the start of the field day.