Know your Food, Know your Farmer

March 11, 2010

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Kathleen A. Merrigan

The Deputy Secretary of the U.S. Department of Agriculture, Kathleen A. Merrigan, speaks with DePaul students about promoting sustainable local and regional food systems that will support small and mid-sized farms and ranches, strengthen rural communities, promote healthy eating, and protect our natural resources.

Co-sponsored by: College of Liberal Arts and Sciences departments of Public Policy Studies, Geography and Political Science; Oxfam DePaul; and Chartwell food services of DePaul.

 

Recorded Thursday, March 11, 2010 at DePaul University - Cortelyou Commons.