Justin Rohner

Justin Rohner

CEO of Agriscaping Technologies

Justin Rohner has been helping people around the world grow their own healthy, fresh foods at home for more than 25 years. He is a passionate educator, artist, and edible entrepreneur with an engineering mind who only recently started sharing his sustainable gardening secrets with the world. the Justin is Founder and CEO of Agriscaping Technologies where his professional enthusiasm centers around improving Self-reliance, Sustainable Food, and Community. He was recently named one of Arizona’s Top 35 Entrepreneurs under 35 by The Arizona Republic and AZCentral.com for his work improving local food access & sustainability through Agriscaping.com and the Utopian Harvest urban farming network. Justin began his career in landscaping at the ripe age of 9, working summers and weekends at a small 9-hole, executive golf-course in Mesa, Arizona. His education stems from a high level degree in Doing Things, earned his BA in Interdisciplinary Studies of Bio Engineering and Business from Arizona State University and a Masters from the University of Santa Monica. Justin lives in Gilbert, Arizona with his wife Britney, 4 kids, 14 chickens, quail, rabbits, 34 fish, a rescue dog named Sadie, and a beautiful landscape full of food.

Track 3: The Workings of a Sustainable Farm – “Irrigation in the Age of Climate Change”

Sustainability is key to an efficient farm. In this discussion, we will go over the waterwise skills and equipment you need for a successful urban farm, how to pay for it, and show how to build an irrigation system that works for your farm, minimizing the effects of climate change, and maximizing the water you have!

Track 3: Sustainable Farming