American Community Gardening Association Annual Conference Cultivating Community, Harvesting Health: Community Gardens to Urban Farms Seattle, Washington | August 8–11, 2013The American Community Gardening Association (ACGA) promotes community gardening and greening across the United States and Canada. ACGA's annual conference provides an opportunity for professionals, volunteers, and supporters of community greening in urban and rural communities to gather together, to share information and resources pertaining to: - Community food and ornamental gardening - Orchards and permaculture - Preservation and management of open spaces - Integrated planning, management, and development of urban and rural lands For detailed information on the conference go to http://www.communitygarden.org/conference/ The deadline for early bird (discounted) registration is June 15. Register now for the discount at: https://salsa3.salsalabs.com/o/50272/p/salsa/event/common/public/?event_KEY=69409 Scholarships are also available. The scholarship application deadline is June 26th. To apply go to: http://salsa3.salsalabs.com/o/50272/p/salsa/web/common/public/content?content_item_KEY=12776 for more information.