5th Annual Chicago Food Policy Summit | Food Events | Chicago Reader

5th Annual Chicago Food Policy Summit

When: Fri., March 12, 7:30 a.m. 2010

Please join us at the 5th Annual Chicago Food Policy Summit from 7:30 AM to 5:00 PM to learn, strategize and connect with others who are all Growing Healthy Food Systems, Block by Block! - Activate your neighborhood council - Contribute to a policy-working group - Share a delicious meal - Hear from Roots of Change President Michael Dimock The day’s workshops will include a rich mixture of local policy experts, food activists, community leaders and food producers. Working Groups Sessions include: •Greening the Food Desert •Healthy Food for All •Chicago Stormwater as Resource •Land Use Policy for Urban Agriculture in Chicago •Food Access/Farmers Markets •Healthy Corner Stores •Youth and Good Food •The Illinois Fresh Food Fund & Civic Engagement 101 An online registration has begun! To purchase tickets: http://www.familyfarmedexpo.com/foodpolicysummit/summittickets.html

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