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Don't forget tonights Farm Bill Forum in Rockford, MI!!!


From: Melissa Hornaday <[log in to unmask]>
Reply-To: Melissa Hornaday <[log in to unmask]>
Date: Fri, 23 Mar 2012 06:33:39 -0700
To: MICH-ORGANIC listserv <[log in to unmask]>
Subject: Farm Bill Forum & Advocacy Workshop - Tuesday, March 27, 2-6 PM - Rockford, MI

Hello All! Please Share Widely!

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

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Izaak Walton League of America

National Sustainable Agriculture Coalition



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