FOOD JUSTICE SERIES: ENVIRONMENT, FOOD AND HEALTH sponsored by the Accokeek FoundationFRESHFARM Markets Co-Executive Director Bernie Prince will be part of a lively panel discussion in the next installment of the series that spotlights the issues that affect food justice on a local and global scale. ~ Thursday, Nov. 17 ~ 6pm - 8pm ~ Busboys & Poets, 2021 14th Street, Washington, DC 20009 ~ Suggested donation = $5 For more info, click here. ~~
AMERICA EATS SERIES: SUSTAINABLE AGRICULTURE What are the ecological, economic and social issues surrounding the practicec of sustainable agriculture? NPR's Linda Wertheimer moderates a distinguished panel that includes FRESHFARM Markets Co-Executive Director Ann Yonkers. Panelists include Kathleen Merrigan, Deputy Secretary, USDA; Jose Andres and more. ~Monday, Nov. 21 ~7pm ~William G. McGowan Theater at the National Archives For more info, click here. ~~
FOOD Inc. In conjunction with "What's Cooking Uncle Sam?" the Oscar nominated documentarty Food, Inc is being presented followed by a post-screening discussion with Ann Yonkers, FRESHFARM Markets Co-Executive Director; Brooks Miller, co-owner of North Mountain Pastures and Alice Kamps, Curator of "What's Cooking, Uncle Sam?" ~Wednesday, Nov. 30 ~7pm ~William G McGowan Theater at the National Archives For more info, click here.