Living Soil for City Living — Doria Robinson, Urban Tilth

Living soil is more than dirt and thriving communities are more than just a city. Urban areas all over are finding that gardens and farms in their midst are bringing healthy food choices, personal growth and renewal of community spirit.  Richmond, California is one of those communities that is benefitting from a community program of gardens and farms.  The Executive Director of Richmond’s Urban Tilth, Doria Robinson, shares her own journey, the story of Urban Tilth and the reasons  why programs like their’s makes her optimistic.

Doria Robinson of Urban Tilth is one of the keynote speakers at EcoFarm, January 25 at Asilomar Conference Center in Pacific Grove, CA.

Author: @rodger

Rodger Wasson - Raised on family's farm in Central Illinois, after graduating from Illinois State University, Rodger has worked for and with farmers nation-wide and globally who produce beef, almonds, lamb, potatoes, pork, pistachios, strawberries, wool and tomatoes.