Urban Sustainability Forum - Is Sustainable Agriculture Bad for the Planet?
Thursday, October 18, 2012 from 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM (EDT)
Does eating local really make you a better citizen? Does eating grass fed livestock raise your carbon emissions? Is it worth it to pay extra for organic products? Join a panel of sustainable food experts as they discuss how we should eat to help the planet.
- (Moderator) Alison Hastings - Manager, Office of Strategic Partnerships, Delaware Valley Regional Planning Commission
- Blake Hurst - author of The Omnivore’s Delusion
- James McWilliams - author of Just Food: Where Locavores Get It Wrong and How We Can Truly Eat Responsibly
- "Coach" Mark Smallwood - Executive Director, Rodale Institute
The Food and Public Health Series is sponsored by:
When & Where
Drexel's Engineers Week & the Academy of Natural Sciences