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*FARM BILL FORUM & ADVOCACY WORKSHOP*
*TUESDAY, MARCH 27    |     2-6 PM*
CANNON TOWNSHIP HALL
6878 Belding Rd NE in Rockford, MI

Every five years, a massive piece of legislation called the Farm Bill
determines how
tens of billions of dollars will be spent to shape American agriculture and
rural communities.

Join the Izaak Walton League of America and the National Sustainable
Agriculture Coalitionís
Michigan Voices for Good Food Policy campaign to learn how the Farm Bill
impacts our food, soil, air, water, and budgets.

Share your thoughts on Michiganís Farm Bill priorities,
and discover how you can help shape sustainable food and farm policies.




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*AGENDA*
Panel speakers will discuss local food, nutrition, and conservation
programs within the Farm Bill,
followed by a brief reception and a Citizensí Session with an overview of
the Farm Bill and advocacy training.

2:00 - 4:00 PM - Farm Bill Forum
Diverse Perspectives on the 2012 Farm Bill

4:00 - 6:00 PM - Advocacy Training
Compelling Stories for Good Food Policy

*LOCATION*
CANNON TOWNSHIP HALL
6878 Belding Rd NE in Rockford, MI

*RSVP*
This event is free and open to the public.
Food will be provided. However, an RSVP is required.
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 Thank you!

Lindsey Scalera
*Michigan Voices for Good Food Policy*
Grassroots Organizer
734-646-2428
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 Izaak Walton League of America
http://www.iwla.org/

National Sustainable Agriculture Coalition
www.sustainableagriculture.net

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