Family Farm Defenders event, 5-9 pm, 3/15, UW-Extension Pyle Center, with keynote by author Marty Strange. $50. RSVP: familyfarmdefenders.org. 608-260-0900
Sat. March 15th 5:00 - 9:00 pm UW-Madison, Pyle Center (702 Langdon St.) 4th Annual John Kinsman Beginning Farmer Food Sovereignty Prize Award Dinner & Ceremony!
With Keynote Speaker: Marty Strange, co-founder of the Center for Rural Affairs and author of Family Farming: a New Economic Vision, introduced by UW Prof. Jack Kloppenburg, coordinator of the Open Source Seed Initiative (OSSI).
Preceded from 12:00 Noon - 4:00 pm by the Family Farm Defenders Annual Meeting!
With updates on such issues as the dairy crisis, frack sand mining, climate justice, genetically modified organisms, and factory farm struggles, as well as board elections. The public is most welcome to attend!
Award Dinner tickets are $50 per person ($35 for low income or students) To RSVP and for more info, contact FFD: tel. 608-260-0900 email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Or visit our website: www.familyfarmdefenders.org