A Brief History of Organic

11 Aug 2018
10-11:30am
FPH 106

A Brief History of Organic

With the rise in visibility, some argue that organic has “lost its soul”. We’ll discuss the evolution of organic farming as an alternative to the agri-industrial model, focusing on NOFA’s role in the rise of the modern organic movement and the development of the organic industry, leading to the establishment of USDA’s National Organic Program (NOP).

Grace Gershuny: NOFA pioneer who developed its first organic certification program, author, activist and educator.