Food Day 2012 Marquee Event

Event Date: 
October 24, 2012 - 7:30pm
Location: 
Washington, DC

What will we be eating in the year 2050? How will that food be produced? Where is the food movement going?

October 24 is Food Day 2012. Nourishing the Planet Director Danielle Nierenberg will speak on a sustainable agriculture panel at an evening marquee event conference that brings together experts on agriculture policy, nutrition and sustainability. Panelists include:

  • Dr. Sonny Ramaswamy, Director, National Institute of Food and Agriculture, USDA
  • A.G. Kawamura, farmer (Orange County Produce, LLC); former California Secretary of Agriculture
  • Dr. Catherine Badgley, professor, Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Michigan
  • Danielle Nierenberg, Project Director, Nourishing the Planet, Worldwatch Institute
  • Moderator: Jane Black, blogger; former Washington Post food reporter

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The event is open and free to the public. Join us at: 

U.S. Capitol Visitor Center
East Capitol St. and First St., NE
Washington, DC 20004
(map)