Agriculture, Ethics, and Personal Choice
May 17, 2017 | 6:00 p.m. | Think Brain Candy Bookstore
678 S. Main St., Lebanon OR 97355
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.
Mark Staneart at (541) 258-7151 or email@example.com