Cal Poly Pomona, Los Angeles County

Introduction to Urban Agriculture (PLT 3760)  is a course at Cal Poly Pomona. Students author blog posts, comment on classmate posts, and submit a reflective synthesis on course-related topics during the semester.

This blog is a collaborative space where students apply and extend their knowledge beyond the classroom, writing for and teaching each other about Urban Agriculture in Los Angeles County and beyond. Students define urban agriculture, summarize small-scale production, business, and policy, analyze opportunities and challenges unique to urban agriculture, and develop basic knowledge of the applied sciences of urban farming systems.

Less than 30 miles east of Los Angeles, Cal Poly Pomona offers an affordable, life-changing education and is nationally ranked for helping students achieve economic success. Cal Poly Pomona is one of only two polytechnic universities of the 23 California State University campuses and 11 in the nation.

Map of California highlighting Los Angeles County
Map of Los Angeles County