The New AI: Agricultural Integration

APA National Capital Area Chapter

#9125798

Tuesday, October 3, 2017
8:30 a.m. - 10 a.m. EDT

CM | 1.50

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Overview

This session uniquely identifies synergies observed between sustainable design and organic agriculture while candidly examining how productive agriculture can be integrated into appropriate design solutions. Key discussions will include master planning and business strategies regarding conservation of agriculture land projects, Agrihoods, and urban farming strategies including building integrated agriculture. Agriculture as an amenity will be explored at various scales.

Speakers

Erich McEnroe

Invited Speaker

Erich McEnroe has been engaged with the business of agriculture for over 20 years. As a fourth generation farmer, he has been able to expand his 2,500 acre family farm into different aspects of sustainable agriculture including source separated food waste, sales of bagged and bulk compost, green roof ... Read More

Ryan McEnroe

Invited Speaker

As both an architect and landscape architect, Ryan McEnroe, AIA, ASLA, LEED AP is a diverse and accomplished professional. His professional work draws on his skill set in urban and land planning, community placemaking, and historic preservation. Through his family background in organic farming, he recognizes the need to address ... Read More

Contact Info

Katie Spencer, KSpencer@aiadc.com