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Stand Up Against Backyard Slaughter

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Date:
Thursday, July 21, 2011
Time:
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Event Type:
Meeting
Organizer/Author:
Ian
Location Details:
City of Oakland Urban Agriculture Meeting
North Oakland Senior Center
5714 Martin Luther King Jr Way

Crops & gardens, yes! Animals & backyard slaughter, no!

The City of Oakland’s Planning Department is hosting a community workshop to gather feedback about proposed changes to Oakland’s food policy. So far the Planning Department has refused to separate plant-based agriculture from animal-agriculture, despite the urging of Planning Commissioner Colbruno and our community group and many others.

Please go to the community workshop to show your support of a food policy change that will allow people to grow crops — the real solution to food insecurity. But also tell the Planning Department loud and clear that urban animal farms harm neighbors communities and and animals alike.

Thursday, July 21, 2011
6:30-8:30 P.M.
City of Oakland Urban Agriculture Meeting

North Oakland Senior Center
5714 Martin Luther King Jr Way
Added to the calendar on Sat, Jul 16, 2011 11:20PM
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