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Ingredients for Change: A Panel Discussion

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Ingredients for Change: A Panel Discussion

Time: March 13, 2019 from 6pm to 8pm
Location: Woodbridge Town Library
Street: 10 Newton Rd
City/Town: Woodbridge
Website or Map: http://www.woodbridge.lioninc…
Phone: 2037368618
Event Type: panel, discussion
Organized By: Rebecca Toms
Latest Activity: Mar 11, 2019

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Join us for a panel discussion of experts speaking about a variety of food related issues and opportunities facing Connecticut for our final session in the “Massaro Farm at the Library” Winter Series. Dina Brewster, Executive Director at the Connecticut Northeastern Organic Farming Association (CTNOFA), will talk about local organic farms and their importance for our environment and communities. Jacqueline Maisonpierre, will discuss the impact of food insecurity in our region and how we can help alleviate this problem. Robert Marra, PhD. from the Department of Plant Pathology and Ecology from the CT Agricultural Experiment Station, will talk about how climate change has hit CT and our farms. Learn how you can get involved and where the needs are most severely felt in CT. Visit the Woodbridge Town Library to sign up as space is limited!

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