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San Diego County Agriculture – How Sustainable and Resilient are we?

When: View in Calendar » August 27, 2013 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Where: View Map » World Resources SimCenter, 1088 3rd Avenue, San Diego,CA 92101, USA
Cost: $10 suggested donation
Categories:
Community
Tags: agriculture resilience san diego sustainability

Event Summary (from event website): San Diego's Agriculture industry is both robust and challenged. This $5 billion industry includes extensive flower production, dairy farms, citrus and avocado acreage. San Diego's Mediterranean-like climate is home to more than 6,000 farmers who make their living on 6,565 small family farms, 65% of which are less than nine acres. The ...