Event Information:

  • Tue
    30
    Apr
    2019

    Arizona Food & Farm Forum • Keynote • Food from the Radical Center

    9:00 am - 5:00 pmGilbert, AZ
    Arizona Food & Farm Forum • Keynote • Food from the Radical Center

    The Arizona Food & Farm Forum is a conference for producers, food entrepreneurs, and local food advocates, programmed to change the way our desert state feeds itself. The event features networking sessions, nationally-acclaimed keynote speakers, instructional workshops, and the opportunity to grow your local food community.

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    The Farm at Agritopia
    3000 East Ray Road
    Gilbert, AZ, 85296
    United States

     

    Gary Paul Nabhan

    A first-generation Lebanese American, Nabhan has been working with, and learning from farmers and foragers in several indigenous communities on both sides of the U.S./Mexico border for over thirty years.

    Co-founder of Native Seeds/SEARCH and numerous other key organizers in the southwest, Nabhan currently serves as the Kellogg Endowed Chair in Southwestern Borderlands Food and Water Security at the University of Arizona Southwest Center.

    Join Nabhan as he presents success stories from Arizona, highlighting how working for a healthier food system is one of the few goals that bridge the many divides in America today, by uniting urban and rural, left and right, immigrant and indigenous, producer and consumer in ways that build lasting collaborations.

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