GRASSROOTS POLICY DISCUSSION

12 Aug 2017
4:00-5:30pm
FPH Faculty Lounge

GRASSROOTS POLICY DISCUSSION

Grassroots Awakening! The Importance of Citizen Advocacy in 2017

4 – 5:30pm

Location: FPH Faculty Lounge

With the political world in turmoil, policy advocacy for an agriculture that is good for farmers, eaters and the environment is more important than ever. This interactive workshop will examine Interstate NOFA’s policy agenda, cover pointers for effective citizen activism and gather member input on NOFA’s policy direction and initiatives.

Steve Gilman, Steve is the longtime Policy Coordinator for the NOFA Interstate Council.

Liana Hoodes, Liana is a 20 year ag policy veteran and former National Organic Coalition Executive Director.