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Spring Valley Student Farm Tours

Tuesday, April 24, 2018
3:45pm – 6:00pm

Repeats weekly until 04/24/2018.

Storrs Campus
Spring Valley Student Farm

Every Tuesday, beginning Tuesday, March 27, 2018 through Tuesday, April 24, 2018, a UConn mini-van will pick up passengers at 3:45 from Werth Tower loading area, off Alumni Drive, and bring them to Spring Valley Student Farm.

While at the Farm visitors will learn about all the environmental sustainability projects currently in progress or about to be initiated. Some of the projects visitors will learn about are soil carbon sequestration, edible forest permaculture garden, sustainable community food system program, aquaponic system, solar thermal system, air quality monitoring, food waste to biochar project and solar photovoltaic array.

Students will have the option to stay at the Farm until 6:00, to participate in Farm related volunteer opportunities, or return to Werth Tower immediately following the tour.

Contact:

Julia Cartabiano

UConn Metanoia on the Environment (primary), UConn Master Calendar

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