Mon., September 24, 8:30 am -Wed., September 26, 4:30 pm
Minneapolis , Minnesota
Food + Justice = Democracy is a national meeting like no other. Led by a steering committee of partners in the food justice movement, the agenda stakes out the space to elevate the food system stories of communities of color and tribal nations. With this grounding, participants will co-create a food justice policy platform to carry forward as a network.
Whatever your cultural background, this can be a more effective, and often simpler, approach to healthy eating than trying to parse the complex language of carbs, calories, and nutrition science. Across the board, our ancestors generally ate better than we do, since they lived before the advent of mass-market processed food.
Finally! The Oregon Dept of Education is hiring a statewide Farm to School and School Garden Coordinator! I’m not quite qualified yet…but I sure hope jobs like this will be more common in the years to come.
This Saturday, May 19, will be the first-ever global Food Revolution Day. I can not tell you how proud I am that we have more than 500 cities in 57 countries around the world standing up for real food. And it couldn’t be a more important…