Thursday, September 5: Annual Sustainable Agriculture Lecture with Dr. Monica White at Lavender Oaks Farm in Chapel Hill | 6 – 9 pm
Dr. Monica M. White is an Assistant Professor of Environmental Justice at the University of Wisconsin-Madison and is the President of the Board of Directors of the Detroit Black Community Food Security Network. Her research investigates communities of color and grassroots organizations that are engaged in the development of sustainable, community food systems as a strategy to respond to issues of hunger and food inaccessibility. She is the author of Freedom Farmers: Agricultural Resistance and the Black Freedom Movement. After Dr. White’s lecture we’ll enjoy a delicious meal prepared by prominent area chefs, libations by local beverage purveyors, and live music.
Watch Farm to Fork NC’s 10th Anniversary video to understand what all the fuss is about!