Designing Whole Systems Farm & Food Programs at Jails

11 Aug 2018
1-2:30pm
FPH 105

Designing Whole Systems Farm & Food Programs at Jails

Explore the design of an integrative program—Jail-to-Farm-to-College and Employment at the Franklin County Jail—as a food justice/prison justice case study. Learn about leveraging institutional partnerships and building community support for new and existing programs. Participants will consider how to adapt this model for correctional facilities in their home communities.

Angela Roell: Teaches at the Franklin County House of Corrections and University of Massachusetts, owns Yard Birds Farm.
Abrah Dresdale: Culture shift consultant and educator in food justice and social permaculture.