GrowRIVERSIDE is a multi-stakeholder initiative to cultivate food and agricultural activities across the Inland Southern California region. GrowRIVERSIDE will equip the public with tools and knowledge to create a strong marketplace for local food systems, generate opportunities for community and economic development, advance public policy related to food and agriculture, and provide a venue for stakeholders to network.
4th Annual GrowRIVERSIDE Conference: Grow With Us!
8:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. on March 30, 2017 at Tom Vi Zapara School of Business, La Sierra University
Grow with us!
Learn with 14 sessions through four tracks.
Explore career opportunities through two student programs.
Network with regional food systems stakeholders.
About Will Allen: After a brief career in professional basketball and a number of years in corporate marketing at Proctor Gamble, Will Allen returned to his roots as a farmer. using his retirement package to purchase a plot of inner-city land with greenhouses, where he has built the country's pre-eminent urban farm and is transforming the cultivation, production, and delivery of healthy foods to underserved urban populations