Sustainable agriculture conference to be held in Savannah, April 16 and 17

greeningthesoutheastThe Greening the Southeast Regional Summit is scheduled for April 16 and 17 at the Coastal Georgia Center in Savannah. According to event organizers, the summit will, “bring together regional and national experts and grassroots organizations to provide training/information and successful models that focus on renewable energy sources for agriculture and forestry, to discuss how does sustainable farming and forestry impact climate change in the Southeast.” Session topics include:

  • Farming and Forestry
  • Non-traditional Funding Sources
  • Climate Change, Renewable Energy Sources, Food Access and Watersheds
  • Successful Grassroots Models
  • Green Action Plans for College Campuses

For more information, visit the summit Web site.

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Transportation, land use, local farming and green building are all potential topics for Sustainable Savannah. The goal is to aggregate content about local events and projects, so there will be a central place to review everything that’s happening. The site is aimed at encouraging collaboration and information sharing between groups and individuals currently engaged in sustainability efforts. The site can also provide a snapshot of Savannah for green-minded people who are considering visiting or moving to the area.

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