Helpful Words to Know and Use
practices which can be carried out indefinitely without causing irreversible damage or resource depletion
behaviors that are in line with natural processes and inflict minimal or no harm on the environment
- Food System:
a web of individuals, organizations, and other institutions that produce, process, and distribute food; the journey from seed to plate and back
owned and run by a group of people with a common goal
taking conscious actions to strike a balance between mental, emotional, and biological well-being
Local Farmers' Market List
- Saturday 10am-3pm
Center Street and M.L.K jr. Way
- Tuesday 2pm-7pm(Winter Hours 2-6pm)
Derby Street and M.L.K jr. Way
- Thursday 3pm-7pm(exclusively organic)
Shattuck Ave and Rose Street
- Friday 8am-2pm: Old Oakland Farmers' Market
9th street, between Broadway and Clay St., Oakland
- Saturday 9am-2pm: Oakland-Grand lake Farmers' Market
Grand Ave and Lake Park Ave.
- Saturday 9am-2pm: Phat Beets Produce Farmers' Market
57th and Market St.
- Sunday 9am-1pm: Temescal Farmers' Market
5300 Claremont Ave.
The Ecology Center
The Berkeley Ecology Center promotes environmentally and socially responsible practices through programs that educate, demonstrate, and provide direct services. Want to learn about ways you can be kinder to the earth and others? Check out all the resources The Ecology Center has to offer!