Agriculture, Ethics, and Personal Choice
April 18, 2017 | 6:00 p.m. | North Bend Public Library
1800 Sherman Ave., North Bend OR 97459
Oregon boasts a multibillion-dollar agricultural economy that includes both industrial agriculture and small-scale efforts such as community supported agriculture memberships, farmers’ markets, and community gardens. These smaller, community-based efforts are on the rise as means to nurture community and create local and autonomous food systems. In this conversation, author Kristy Athens will ask participants to think about the impact of their food choices. Are these choices as consequential as consumers would like them to be? Does “voting with your dollars” significantly shape our agricultural systems? Read more.
Teresa Lucas at (541) 756-1007 or firstname.lastname@example.org