Free

Kansas City Clean Food, Clean Water Forum

Event Information

Share this event

Date and Time

Location

Location

Californos Westport

4124 Pennsylvania Avenue

Kansas City, MO 64111

View Map

Friends Who Are Going
Event description

Description

With holiday season on the way, there will be countless events focused entirely on food and other seasonal treats. Before we give thanks, let’s think critically about where this food comes from, how it’s produced, and its impacts on our health and environment. Fertilizer runoff from industrial meat production is the largest source of water pollution in our country and created the largest Dead Zone on record in the Gulf of Mexico this year-- so let’s work to clean our meat as we enjoy it this holiday season and beyond.


On Monday, November 20th, Kansas City's “Clean It Up, Tyson!” Campaign will host the Clean Food, Clean Water Forum in the Saloon Room at Californos to spread the word about this issue and show Tyson Foods that Kansas Citians and people across the country want them to take the lead on clean food and cut fertilizer pollution. The more people we have, the stronger a message we can send, so bring your friends to the...



Kansas City Clean Food, Clean Water Forum

When: Monday, November 20th, 6:30-8:00 pm

Where: Californos Saloon Room, 4214 Pennsylvania

Why: Ask Tyson to Clean It Up!

Who:

Hilary Noonan, Syntax Land Design

Jeff Helkenberg, Pink Pony Farm

Scott Sigman, Missouri Stream Team

Food Drive to benefit Bishop Sullivan Center. Donation barrels will be at the event.



Industrial meat production is the leading cause of water pollution in the U.S. However, we can live in a world with both clean water and sustainably grown food. A few simple practices can dramatically reduce pollution and improve soil health: decreasing fertilizer use, diversifying crops, and managing manure responsibly. If we can get large companies like Tyson Foods to change their practices, the entire meat and feed industry will change for the better. Join us at the Kansas City Clean Food, Clean Water Forum to learn more!

Share with friends

Date and Time

Location

Californos Westport

4124 Pennsylvania Avenue

Kansas City, MO 64111

View Map

Save This Event

Event Saved