Looking Forward w/ SFUA
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SFUA is currently working with the City of Irvine to implement a 70-acre urban agricultural program at the OC Great Park that will truly be inspirational.  Stay tuned!  Click Here to learn more and watch the initial proposal from SFUA … Read More

Growing Food W/ Honey
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Solutions for Urban Ag’s Incredible Edible Farm continues to grow, and the amazing Honey Pacifica has announced that they will be donating 1% of their 2017 website sales to support this growth! By shopping with Honey Pacifica, you’re helping support … Read More

Great Park Full Circle Farm Approved!
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On June 27th, we presented our vision for the 70-acres of agricultural land located within the Great Park entitled the Full Circle Farm and received  approval and support from members of the OC Great Park Board.  It will consist of … Read More

Impact Giving Grant Award for Giving Farm
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SFUA recently received a grant award worth $25,000 on June 1st from Impact Giving. This grant award is for the installation of “The Giving Farm,” in north Orange County.  The Giving Farm is a custom-growing farm-to-food bank program that will … Read More

SFUA @ Richard Nixon Library
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SFUA Chairman AG Kawamura and Executive Director Jordan Perkins were so pleased to be able to be featured speakers at the Richard Nixon Presidential Library and Museum‘s discussion, Where Will Your Food Come From? An Orange County Perspective on Urban … Read More

SFUA Chairman Receives Achievement Award
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SFUA Chairman AG Kawamura was honored by Cal Poly Pomona’s Don B. Huntley College of Agriculture with the Hicks Agricultural Achievement Award. Recognized alongside attorney George H. Soares, AG received the award on April 22nd at the college’s Spring Harvest Dinner. In a report from the … Read More

SFUA Chairman Joins Ag Roundtable
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Solutions for Urban Ag Chairman AG Kawamura joined the President, newly confirmed Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue, and other renowned representatives of the Ag industry for a “Farmer’s Roundtable” as President Trump signed a new order establishing the Task Force on Agriculture … Read More

SFUA Celebrates National Ag Day
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SFUA will have a booth at the National Ag Day celebration at Tanaka Farms. Stop by and say hello to some of our amazing staff and friends! The event is scheduled for: Sunday, March 19, 2017 10:00am 2:00pm  

SFUA Director Speaking @ Eco Garden Expo
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SFUA Director, Jordan Perkins will be a featured speaker at the upcoming Eco Garden Expo in San Juan Capistrano. The event is billed as an effort at “using the power of creativity to help inspire greater well-being for the earth and for … Read More

SFUA Director @ Food & Real Estate Forum
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SFUA Director, Jordan Perkins will be serving as the moderator for the Urban Land Institute’s Food & Real Estate Forum at Coastal Roots Farms in San Diego. ULI announced the event saying: Together, ULI San Diego – Tijuana and ULI Orange … Read More

2017 GrowRIVERSIDE Conference
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On March 30th, SFUA will once again participate in the annual growRIVERSIDE Conference. This year’s event will feature keynote speaker Will Allen while offering participants an opportunity to learn through14 sessions covering 4 tracks of study, explore career opportunities with … Read More

SFUA Hosts the Farm Foundation
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In January, SFUA was honored to help host and present to the Farm Foundation at the Orange County Great Park’s Incredible Edible Farm, Farm + Food Lab, Urban Produce and other local urban agriculture sites. The three day roundtable focused on … Read More

Hear Us on The City Square Podcast
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Thanks to The City Square Podcast for inviting us to come and discuss our work and our vision for confronting food insecurity in Orange County: “While you may not be going hungry this holiday season, countless others are. We explored … Read More

SFUA on The City Square Podcast
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On November 30th, Solutions for Urban Ag Executive Director, Jordan Perkins, will be featured on The City Square podcast to discuss urban agriculture initiatives in partnership with municipalities. The City Square is a weekly podcast delivering “entertaining, thought-provoking and hard-hitting look into Orange … Read More

SFUA @ Global Ag Innovation Network Forum
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SFUA’s Vice Chairman, Tim Alderson of Seeds of Hope, will be speaking at the upcoming Global Ag Innovation Network (GAIN) forum. The event will include “Three innovators in indoor ag and vertical farming, plus an open mic session featuring local experts, bring … Read More

SFUA @ Food Waste Solution Summit
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On september 27th, our Executive Director, Jordan Perkins spoke at the San Diego Food System Alliance’s Food Waste Solution Summit. This event is billed as an opportunity to collaborate and strategize towards a future where we are “retiring the word … Read More

Sold Out – Harvest Moon Celebration
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A huge thank you to everyone who has shown their tremendous support for the work of Solutions for Urban Ag by purchasing tickets for our Harvest Moon Celebration. The event has now sold out!   We’re looking forward to enjoying … Read More

SFUA @ 2016 Food Forum
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In July 2016, SFUA Chairman A.G. Kawamura served as the keynote speaker for the San Diego Food System Alliance’s Food Forum – part of the 2016 Urban Agriculture Fair in downtown San Diego. A.G’s address focused on envisioning Urban Agriculture around … Read More

SFUA @ GrowRiverside Conference
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In March 2016, SFUA Executive Director, Jordan Perkins and Chairman A.G. Kawamura spoke at the 3rd annual GrowRiverside Conference. Jordan’s address provided valuable insight into the process of establishing agricultural leases, the benefits associated with the lease model, and ways to … Read More

Commercial Farming…| Fortune
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In May 2015, Fortune Magazine published this feature article on A.G. and his innovative urban agriculture operation. The following is an excerpt of the feature article written by Urban C. Lehner. This article was featured in the June 1, 2015 … Read More

Food is a Privilege | TEDx
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In October 2014, Solutions for Urban Ag founder, AG Kawamura gave this riveting talk on the “challenges of living in a world of abundance” at a local Orange County TEDx event, produced independently of the TED Conferences. Click below to … Read More