Soil Sampling, Risk Mapping & Exposure Prevention (For the Urban Food Grower)

Tuesday, December 12 at 6 PM – 8 PM

RSVP Needed! Email: slnuxoll@ucanr.edu

The Soil Sampling, Risk Mapping & Exposure Prevention (for the Urban Food Grower) Workshop provides tools to assess urban soils & manage human risk & safety. Participants increase understanding on soils contamination, of how to sample soils, map those samples and understand sample results in order to prevent exposure. The workshop concludes on urban soil safety in context of heavy-metal-safe-growing and risk management in production, backyard, community and school farms and gardens, with continued emphasis on best practices.

Event hosted in partnership by Petaluma Bounty, UC Cooperative Extension, and UC Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources.

This material is based upon work that is supported by the National Institute of Food and Agriculture, U.S. Department of Agriculture, under award number # 2015-70017-22868.

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