Philosophers' Café

What is permaculture and what is its role in urban farming?

Co-sponsored by the Vancouver Public Library.

How can the principles of permaculture be applied to urban farms and the creation of green spaces in Metro Vancouver? What are the pros and cons of monoculture farming and GMOs?


Wed, 01 Nov 2017 7:00 PM

Vancouver Public Library (Mount Pleasant branch), 1 Kingsway | 604-665-3962 | Map


  • Mark Stewart

    Mark Stewart is an educator currently completing the SFU Professional Development Program. Aside from education he is interested in esotericism and the occult, deep and depth ecology, psychedelics and society, shamanism, Buddhist ethics, tantra, and the history of religions.

    He has completed the following programs at SFU: BA Honours in Humanities, BA in Philosophy, English Minor, Certificate of Religious Studies and Certificate of Liberal Arts.

Admission: Free. Registration not required.

Duration: 90 mins

Related topic(s): Liberal Arts

About the Philosophers' Café

Philosophers’ Café is a series of informal public discussions in libraries, cafés and restaurants throughout Metro Vancouver. The cafés, which are open to everyone, have brought dialogue and discussion to thousands of people who are interested in exploring issues from the absurd to the sublime. To learn more about the Philosophers’ Café, please visit their website.

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