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Food Systems Summit

Jun 17, 2014
1:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Davis Center 400/401 (Grand Maple Ballroom)

The UVM Food Systems Summit is an annual event drawing scholars, practitioners, and food systems leaders to engage in dialogue on the pressing food systems issues facing our world.

The Summit will include keynote addresses from food systems leaders, as well as panel discussions with scholars and practitioners.

The 2014 Summit will focus on local-level responses to globalization in the food system through the following themes: the impact of our geopolitical context on our food system, the biophysical constraints we face for food production globally, and the implications of behavior and culture for our food system.

Price: Full Conference: $125, Individual Sessions: $40

For more information, contact Alison Nihart, Food Systems Initiative at 802-656-3831 or

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