Posting this email I received:
In concert with global celebrations of World Food Day on October 16th, the World Food Center’s Institute for Food & Agricultural Literacy (IFAL) will host a four-weekend academy for the general public and campus community discussing current technologies that impact the global food system from farm to table.
A session keynote speaker will highlight each topic and will be followed by one or two additional speakers (farmers, students, industry experts) who will give real world examples of the technologies discussed.
October 3rd Improving Regional Food Systems and Community Nutrition
October 10th Developing Crops for a Sustainable Food Supply
October 17th Livestock and Sustainable Agricultural Practices
October 24th Agricultural Innovations
The sessions are FREE; register on Eventbrite for the dates you would like to attend (attendance of all four sessions is highly encouraged): https://www.eventbrite.com/e/farm-to-table-academy-tickets-18439560221.