John Edel is the founder and Executive Director of The Plant, an organization devoted to urban farming. Edel will describe how he is using biomimicry and aquaponics in an old industrial building in Chicago to create a vertical farm. He will discuss how he is creating jobs, fostering local food businesses, and reusing the wastes of neighboring industries to generate power.
Please join us for Coffee Hour after the talk. All are welcome to our Sunday programs, which are free and open to the public, and childcare is available. For more information, please visit ethicalhuman.org.