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Emma Macdonald photo              Emma Macdonald     Manager,  Agricultural Innovation and Stewardship

For the past decade, Emma Macdonald has lived and worked on ecological and community-based farms in the Peterborough Area. Most recently, she worked as Coordinator at the Trent Vegetable Gardens, a field-to-table farm working to provide experiential learning opportunities to students and community members. She is particularly passionate about building agricultural and food literacy among youth and aspiring growers. Emma holds a bachelor's degree in Sustainable Agriculture and Food Systems and currently teaches in the Food and Farming and Horticultural Technician programs at Durham College.