Milwaukee Summit 2014

Home and Garden: Can Urban Agriculture Save our Neighborhoods?

Thursday, November 20th
4 pm – 6:30 pm
UWM Edith S. Hefter Conference Center
3271 N. Lake Drive, Milwaukee WI

Summit Program, pdf

The goal of the panel is to discuss the impact of urban agriculture and community gardens on neighborhoods and housing. What is working? What are the limitations?


Dr. Jennifer Jordan, Sociology and Urban Studies, UWM

Panelists: (See videos, below)

Sharon and Larry Adams, Walnut Way Conservation Corp.
Dr. Michael Carriere, History, MSOE
Antoine Carter, Program Manager, Milwaukee UrbanGardens
Tim McCollow, HomeGrown Project Manager, City of Milwaukee
LaDonna Redmond, Campaign for Food Justice Now, Minneapolis

November 2014 Milwaukee Summit Videos

2014 Milwaukee Summit – Full Program
2014 Milwaukee Summit – Q&A
Sharon and Larry Adams
Antoine Carter
Michael Carriere
Tim McCollow