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Chico, CA, United States
April 24th, 2014

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About this event

The first ever TEDxChicoSalon themed "Grow" features talks on a variety of environmentally focused topics from seed saving, to rewilding farms to bees, and biodiesel.

Confirmed Speakers

  • Sherri Scott
    A self proclaimed "seed kleptomaniac", Sherri works for the GRUB Education Program in Chico, CA and is the co-founder of the Chico Seed Lending Library.
  • Mark Roberts
    CEO of Springboard Biodiesel, Mark is fully focused on helping to accelerate adoption of biodiesel as a viable, profitable and clean alternative energy source in the US and abroad.
  • John Carlon
    John is the co-founder of River Partners whose mission is to create wildlife habitat for the benefit of people and the environment. He and his wife are also blueberry farmers and have been since 1989. Their growing philiosophy is concerned with the relationship between agricultural practices and the health of the environment.
  • Joe Selby
    A lawyer by day, Joe is a hobbyist beekeeper along with his family who run Selby Apiaries. They breed thousands of queens every year that help bring food to the tables of millions of U.S. families.

Venue and Details

Beatniks Coffee House and Breakfast Joint
1387 E. 8th St
Chico, CA, 95928
United States
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Event Type (what is this?) Salon

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