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Journalism: The Agriculture Beat Resurgence (MLF)

The Commonwealth Club

Wednesday, September 3, 2014 from 6:00 PM to 7:15 PM (PDT)

Journalism: The Agriculture Beat Resurgence (MLF)

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Event Details

Tara Duggan, Staff Writer, San Francisco Chronicle; Author, Root to Stalk Cooking: The Art of Using the Whole Vegetable
Naomi Starkman, Founder and Editor in Chief, Civil Eats; Winner of the Publication of the Year, 2014 James Beard Awards
Andy Wright, Senior Editor, Modern Farmer
Rachael Myrow, Host, KQED's California Report – Moderator

The agriculture beat was once an important area of coverage for all major media outlets, delivering news about rural areas as well as policy decisions in Washington, D.C. But, like most mainstream media, the agriculture beat has taken a significant hit due to cutbacks in editorial and reporting staff. At the same time, more consumers are hungry for news about where their food is coming from and new outlets are seeking to feed their interest. This panel will explore the intersection between the changing state of journalism and its impact on the future of food and agriculture reporting. Post-program, enjoy local and organic bites provided by Bi-Rite Catering.

MLF: Bay Gourmet
Location: SF Club Office
Time: 5:30 p.m. networking reception, 6 p.m. program
Cost: $20 non-members, $8 members, $7 students (with valid ID)
Program Organizer: Cathy Curtis
Also know: In association with Civil Eats.

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The Commonwealth Club
595 Market Street, 2nd Floor
San Francisco, CA 94105

Wednesday, September 3, 2014 from 6:00 PM to 7:15 PM (PDT)


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