Iowa Local Food Conference: Road Map for Resilience
|Date/Time:||Tuesday, 19 Mar 2013 from 7:30 am to 6:00 pm|
|Cost:||$75 ($90 after March 8); $50 student discount|
|Channel:||Leopold Center for Sustainable Agriculture|
|Categories:||Conferences, Live Green|
Goals of the conference:
- Promote the expansion of the production of local foods.
- Increase consumer and institutional spending on Iowa-produced and marketed foods.
- Increase the profit to farmers and businesses engaged in local foods.
- Increase the number of jobs associated with a vibrant local food system.
Early registration ends March 8. Hosted by the Leopold Center for Sustainable Agriculture, and Iowa State University Extension and Outreach