Growing the Local Food Economy Forum

Growing the Local Food Economy
PRODUCERS, PROCESSORS, WHOLESALERS, DISTRIBUTORS, RETAILERS AND CHEFS

Updates from the Forum will be Coming Soon!

About us: 

  • The volunteer organizers of this regional forum work or study in a variety of areas related to food, agriculture, human health, food access and sustainability.
  • This regional forum is our first major event of a planned long-term effort to develop a robust, self-sustaining local food economy to the benefit of economic livelihoods, human health, food security and environmental sustainability.

The committee for “Growing the Local Food Economy”:

  • Mary Stockdale, UBCO
  • Linda Boyd, Interior Health
  • Leigha Horsfield, Community Futures of the North Okanagan
  • Jane Lister, Okanagan College
  • Linda Elmose, Okanagan College
  • Eva-Lena Lang, UBCO, YOung Agrarians

… plus

  • Andrea Gunner
  • Emily Jubinville
  • David Askew
  • Victor Cumming
  • Kat Donnison
  • … and others.

For more information, contact: glfenorthokanagan@gmail.com

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