The U.S. Farm Bill: What’s at Stake?

Apr 5, 2012 6:30pm — Apr 5, 2012 8:30pm
Event Description:

The U.S. Farm Bill is the single most important piece of legislation determining what Americans eat. Join the Horace Albright Lecture for a panel discussion on what’s at stake in the upcoming U.S. Farm Bill with:

Michael Pollan
John S. and James L. Knight Professor of Journalism and Director of the Knight Program in Science and Environmental Journalism, UC Berkeley
Karen Ross
Secretary of the California Department of Food and Agriculture
Ken Cook
President and Co-Founder of the Environmental Working Group
Patricia Crawford
Director of the Atkins Center for Weight and Health and Adjunct Professor, College of Natural Resources, UC Berkeley
Gordon Rausser (moderator)
Robert Gordon Sproul Distinguished Professor in the Department of Agriculture and Resource Economics, College of Natural Resources, UC Berkeley

This is a free, public event. Seating is on a first-come, first-serve basis. Free tickets are available at the Wheeler Auditorium Box Office at 5 p.m. on the day of the event. Doors open at 6 p.m.

Location:
Berkeley, CA
Host/Organization:
The Horace M. Albright Lecture in Conservation