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Webinar: Strategies to Improve Healthy Food Access & Food Waste Recovery in Rural Communities
October 20, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
This webinar will address how to provide aid to rural communities needing to enhance access to healthy food, with an emphasis on fresh fruits, vegetables, and nuts. It will address key points and concepts for aiding these underserved communities. The goal of the webinar will be to assist participants in implementing projects that will improve healthy food access and put them in contact with community partners. Some of the approaches that will be addressed include – gleaning and food waste recovery programs, farm gardens for workers, farm to school programs and policy approaches moving forward. Featured speakers: Cathryn Couch, founder of Ceres Community Project; Melita Love, founder of Farm to Pantry; and Stuart Woolf founder of Woolf Farming’s Huron Community Garden.
You must register at https://attendee.gototraining.com/r/1361649879204277505