Purple Asparagus at Urban Ag Green Room Session at Uncommon Ground

April 6, 2010 at 10:52 am

Uncommon Ground is hosting a Green Room Session this Thursday on Urban Ag and Sustainable Food Systems. In addition to Purple Asparagus, meet representatives from The Center for Urban Transformation, Chicago Botanic Garden, Chicago Honey Co-Op, Growing Home, Purple Asparagus, Slow Food Chicago, WeFarm America, NeighborSpace, Food Animal Concerns Trust (FACT), Growing Power, Inc., Illinois Local Food & Farms Coalition, UrbanPonics LLC and Angelic Organics Learning Center.

There will be mingling and networking from 6-7pm and then a short speech from each of the organizations.

Executive Chef Brian Millman will be preparing complimentary appetizers featuring the products of a local farmer or producer. We will also be offering our specially priced eco-cocktail,The Agripolitan”, featuring organic and local ingredients which is helping to fund The Chicago Rarities Orchard Project (CROP) dedicated to planting orchards in Chicago.

Uncommon Ground
1401 W. Devon Ave.
Chicago, IL 60660
April 8, 6-8pm