Urban Farmer Novella Carpenter reads at Vox Pop

Tales of Squatting, Dumpster Diving, and other Urban Farming Pursuits: A Night with Novella Carpenter

Novella Carpenter raises pigs, rabbits, chickens, turkeys, and goats on squatted land in downtown Oakland. Her hilarious memoir, Farm City: The Education of an Urban Farmer, tells the real story of what it takes to grow your own food in a city.

Copies of the book will be available for sale.

2 thoughts on “Urban Farmer Novella Carpenter reads at Vox Pop”

  • Kyle, I see your point. Wow…. this is what happens when you’re in a hurry!!

    Unfortunately the reading was on Wednesday. 🙁
    However, Novella professed her new love for our neighborhood and I have no doubt she will return. We’ll keep you posted, with actual details next time.

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