November 25, 2012 (San Diego’s East County)—Refugees living in El Cajon and City Heights are invited to free workshops at the New Roots Aqua Farm, 4035 Fairmount Avenue in San Diego. Learn how to grow healthy organic vegetables in urban areas with no soil and minimal water! Also see New Roots’ 1,200 square foot aquaponics system that includes fish farming with tilapia that are sustainably raised and hormone free.
Workshops in December will be offered in several languages including English, Swahili, Spanish and Arabic. See schedule below for details.