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Feeding Black Hawk County Region

UNI Center for Energy and Environmental Education

Friday, March 7, 2014 from 8:30 AM to 1:30 PM (CST)

Cedar Falls, IA

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Ticket Type Sales End Price Fee Quantity
General Public
Includes lunch buffet.
Ended $20.00 $2.09
UNI Students
Free for students to attend any session, but registration is required.
Ended Free $0.00

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Event Details

We invite community leaders, elected officials, school administrators, food businesses and organizations interested in building strong community economic relations around locally grown foods to join us and learn about:

-- New local food enterprises in our region
-- Economic impacts of locally-grown foods in our region
-- New economic development opportunities
-- Addressing hunger in our region
-- Increasing access to good food
-- opportunities to work with others in our region

The program includes:

Welcome by John Miller, Black Hawk County Board of Supervisor
Highlights of what's happening in our region, Rachel Wobeter & Kamyar Enshayan, UNI
The role of local food in economic development, Ken Meter, Crossroads Resource Center
Iowa Choice Harvest: A locally-owned freezing facility, Farmer Tim Daley & Shane Tiernan, GNB Bank
Addressing hunger in Black Hawk County, Barb Prather, Northeast Iowa Food Bank
Growing healthy food access thru community action, Angie Tagtow, Iowa Food Acess & Health Work Group
Sponsored by---
UNI Reaching for Higher Ground
Northern Iowa Food & Farm Partnership
UNI Center for Energy & Environmental Education
Leopold Center for Sustainable Agriculture
Have questions about Feeding Black Hawk County Region? Contact UNI Center for Energy and Environmental Education

When & Where

Center for Energy and Environmental Education
Jennings Drive
Cedar Falls, IA 50613

Friday, March 7, 2014 from 8:30 AM to 1:30 PM (CST)

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