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Cuba Agroecology Tour
January 7 @ 8:00 am - January 16 @ 5:00 pm
Cuba Agroecology Tour
Organic Growers School in partnership with Food First is offering a nine-day tour of Cuba with a focus on the country’s intensive sustainable agriculture practices. The tour will show you the country’s dramatic transition into agroecological and organic farming practices and the institutions that made this shift possible. We will see firsthand what happens when national policy prioritizes organic farming and remediating hunger. Learn more on the website.
Full Itinerary: www.organicgrowersschool.org/events/travel-to-cuba/itinerary
Read more about traveling to Cuba and the specifics of this tour on the FAQ page: www.organicgrowersschool.org/events/travel-to-cuba/faqs
When: January 7 – 16, 2020; registration deadline is November 1, 2019.
Where: In and around Cuba, beginning in Havana, and traveling to destinations such as Pinar del Rio, Artemisa, and Matanzas.
Cost: Please see the website for details.
Questions about this program? Please email email@example.com