How to Build a Food System

Day Two Breakout Track: How to Build a Food System

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Breakout Sessions #4 and #5*

In this session, hear from people who’ve worked to build local food systems throughout their careers and understand the importance of a strong food system to the people who take part in it.

Speakers: Nancy Creamer (Center for Environmental Farming Systems, North Carolina State University), Malik Yakini (Detroit Black Community Food Security Network, Invited), Jennifer Hashley (New Entry Sustainable Farming Project), Jim Dyer (Southwest Marketing Network)

*Day two sessions are repeated.