Join us at the Science Barge with Window Farms!

Hydroponics and the City: New Food for a New Age
1-3:30PM, Saturday June 26th, 2010

Creating sustainable local food systems might mean changing how we grow food. Learn how some New Yorkers are growing local food with local resources. See The Science Barge — the only fully-functioning demonstration of renewable energy supporting sustainable hydroponic agriculture in NY — and all its green glory. Hear about Gotham Greens, the first commercial hydroponic greenhouse in NYC. Make a Window Farm so you can Research and Do It Yourself.

Featuring:
Jenn Nelkin-Greenhouse Director, Gotham Greens
Ted Ullrich- Window Farmsand DoTank: Brooklyn

Location:
The Science Barge, 99 Dock Street, Yonkers,
located on the Hudson River, just north of the Yonkers Pier.
Take the MetroNorth Railroad to Yonkers station.
Limited metered parking is available as well.
1PM, Saturday June 26th, 2010
This event is free but you must RSVP
to cmolnar@hunter.cuny.edu Limited to 30 People
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