Webinar: Food forests, foodscaping, and edible agroforestry

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This free, live webinar will feature Sarah Lovell, director of the Center for Agroforestry at the University of Missouri, and Matt Lebon of Custom Foodscaping in St. Louis, Missouri discussing ways of incorporating edible agroforestry into neighborhoods and urban areas.

The Role of Land Trusts in Agroforestry

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Prewatch the discussion between Suzan Suzan Erem- Sustainable Iowa Land Trust (SILT), Alison Volk- American Farmland Trust, Chris Gutschenritter- Tall Pines, and Erik Hagan- Savanna Institute, who will be moderating; then join this live session to ask questions and continue the conversation! Video link will be sent with your registration confirmation.

Ownership pathways in Agroforestry

Online

Alley cropping offers exciting possibilities for multiple farmers operating in partnership on the same land. This webinar will explore long-term partnerships between tree crop farmers and alley crop farmers, with special focus on rent dynamics and the long-term planning required when integrating trees into agricultural settings. Alley cropping systems explored will include chestnuts, small fruits, and timber.
Patrick Michaels, Business Analyst at the Savanna Institute, works to develop enterprise budgets for agroforestry systems and business models that will catalyze the widespread adoption of agroforestry in the Midwest.