Your feedback will help us to improve future events.  Please note, each question includes some of the responses from the 8/26/21 Working Group meeting. For a complete list, please click on the link in the email.

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* 1. Overall, how would you rate the quality and depth of the discussion?

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* 2. What does an equitable urban farming program look like?
What doesn't it look like?
Among  the responses were the need to have a pathway in, cooperative leadership and structure, not replicating old systems that don’t work, satisfying, well-paid jobs and good environmental outcomes for the land, helping those who need it most, and mentorship and education.

What 2-3 comments most resonated for you?

What would you add?

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* 3. How do we create stability and extend cultural humility for everyone involved?
Responses included carrying a mindset of humility, understanding power dynamics, acknowledging different communication styles, communications between communities and across ecosystems.

What were the 2-3 comments that most resonated with you?

What would you add?

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* 4. How can we best create a pipeline for Black and BIPOC farmers?
Responses included engaging the community, access to markets, skill training on all aspects of farming, linking to existing networks for recruitment and support, building in County support. 

What were the 2-3 comments that most resonated with you?

What would you add?

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* 5. How should we address shared risk and profits for land access and food production?

How would you approach this issue? What questions or comments do you have and what considerations should be included in the conversation?

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* 6. Longer-term, how should we address land ownership?
How do we achieve shared decision making related to land access and use, and work towards land ownership? What questions or comments do you have and what considerations should be included in the conversation?

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* 7. Do you have any suggested next steps for moving this conversation forward and applying what we've learned?  How would you like this information shared back to the group?

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* 8. Is there anything we did not ask about equitable farming that you would like to add?

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* 9. (Optional)  What is your name and organization affiliation?

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