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Community Foundation’s Cultivate Forum Set for Tonight

The El Paso Community Foundation’s next Cultivate Forum is set for tonight, Thursday, April 21 at 5:30 p.m. in the Foundation Room located at 333 N. Oregon.

The group will have 5 speakers who will present on various topics related to their work in food systems, agriculture, premaculture and sustainability.

Denise Rodriguez, County Extension Agent-Horticulture, “Texas A&M AgriLife Extension”

John White, Garden Curator, UTEP Centennial Museum and Gardens, “FloraFEST 2016 Native Plant Sale”

Lois Balin, Urban Biologist, Texas Parks and Wildlife, “Texas Wildlife”

Mike Gaglio, Biologist/Managing Member, High Desert Native Plants, LLC, “Water Harvesting”

Brent E. Pearson, Arborist, City of El Paso, “The Benefits of Trees” 

Cultivate is a project of the El Paso Community Foundation. There will be plenty of time for discussion and collaboration after the presentations.

Food will be catered by Chef Michael Ross.

Call 915-533-4020 or email gwilliams@epcf.org for more information.

 

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