Urban Farmer Trainings

Missed that first Urban Farming Training series in July?  There is another one happening THIS WEEKEND!

There will be two sessions that will be held on August 20th (this Saturday) and 27th. The I Got Next Farmers  are teaming up with Green Village Initiative and UConn Extension’s Solid Ground program to provide two full days of training (with lunch included!) from 8:30-4pm 

Just sign up here:

Can’t make it to Bridgeport but still want to go? Check out the dates for New Haven below!

harvest celebration flyer

Topics include: 

Derrick Bedward 

  • How to choose and use cover crops
  • Using the weather to farm

Lauren Little Edutainment

  • Urban Farmer Mental Health & Wellness 
  • Plant Health & Companion Planting 


  • Microgreens
  • Hydroponics 101

Samad Gardens Initiative

  • Gardening on a Budget & Repurposing materials
  • Making Regenerative Garden Amendments in the City 

Can’t make it to Bridgeport?  Check out dates in New Haven too!

New Haven: November 12


Harvest Celebration

Keney Park Sustainability Project in Hartford

November 19, 3:00-6:00 PM