The USDA-Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) is having a focus group meeting to gather information, comments, suggestions, etc. from you on how NRCS can serve you better. The meeting is planned for May 24, 2016 at 4pm. Saul High School in Philadelphia has been selected as the place for having the meeting. The meeting will be conducted by a group of contractors NRCS has hired.
For this meeting NRCS is concentrating on getting input from urban farmers. NRCS is learning about urban agriculture and once it has gathered the information needed from the farmers, and according to the need and resources, NRCS may need to collect information from gardeners.