Agroecology

A day-long event, run in collaboration with the Leeds Biochar Initiative (Ross-Tornaghi).

The day was dedicated to:

  • Design outreach and media strategy for a research project on urban agro-ecology, that would involve 10 partners in Leeds,
  • Assess educational needs in agroecology and urban metabolism among local growers,
  • Identify individuals interested in skills sharing and delivering training,
  • Start up a participatory data collection on Biochar and soil fertility in Leeds.

Presentations

Download Urban Agroecology, Chiara Tornaghi
Download Ecosystem Services and Modelling Public Space Productivty, Les Firbank
Download Education/Re-Skilling, Andy Ross
Download Leeds Biochar Initiative, Andy Ross 
Download  Biochar Production, Andy Ross
Download Charcoal Production, Leeds Coppice Workers