Activists Occupy UC Berkeley Farmland That’s Up for Development


Cross-posted from BerkeleyPatch’s article here.


A group of activists says it has taken over a tract of University of California at Berkeley-owned land. They plan to plant seedlings and convert the land to agricultural use.


The group, Occupy the Farm, took over the property known as the Gill Tract, at San Pablo and Marin Avenues on Sunday afternoon. They planned to stay overnight, group members said.

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