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September 18, 2012 > The Essential Urban Farmer

The Essential Urban Farmer

Submitted By Alameda County Library

Novella Carpenter and Willow Rosenthal will be presenting demonstrations and practical information from their new book The Essential Urban Farmer, a how-to guide for a new generation of urban farmers. Copies of their books will be available to purchase and have signed.

Novella Carpenter is the author of the bestselling Farm City: The Education of an Urban Farmer. She lives and farms in Oakland with her partner Billy, one cat, three ducks, five rabbits, two goats, and 50,000 honeybees.

Willow Rosenthal is the founder of City Slicker Farms in Oakland, and teaches adults and children about gardening and consults with various groups to implement urban farming strategies. She lives in Berkeley with her husband, where they tend a veggie garden of their own.

The Essential Urban Farmer
Saturday, Sept 22

12 noon - 1:30 p.m.
Fremont Main Library
2400 Stevenson Blvd., Fremont
(510) 745.1401
www.aclibrary.org

3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Dublin Library
200 Civic Plaza Dr., Dublin
(925) 828.1315
www.aclibrary.org

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