Thursday October 13, 2022 (All Times are PST)
Bio: Lucio is the cofounder and sustainable agriculture director of Arca Tierra in Mexico City. After working on small scale organic agriculture systems the last 12 years, Lucio’s mission is to grow and revive the ancient Chinampa systems of Mexico City into a global model for thriving, regenerative food production
Talk Name: Arca Tierras: Restoring the Chinampas
Description: The Chinampa Systems of Mexico City were historically one of the most abundant, stable food production systems in history…but they were slowly destroyed by the growth of Modern cities. In this talk, learn how Lucio is restoring the Chinampa systems to create a food rich, biodiverse oasis right outside of Mexico’s largest city.