“Know your Food, Know your Farmer”
Thursday, March 11th 5 pm to 6:30 pm
DePaul University, Lincoln Park Campus, Cortelyou Commons (2324 N. Fremont)
Kathleen A. Merrigan, Ph.D.
Deputy Secretary of the U.S. Department of Agriculture

The Deputy Secretary speaks with DePaul students about promoting sustainable local and regional food systems that will support small and mid-sized farms and ranches, strengthen rural communities, promote healthy eating, and protect our natural resources.

Co-sponsored by:  College of Liberal Arts and Sciences departments of Public Policy Studies, Geography and Political Science; Oxfam DePaul; and Chartwell food services of DePaul.

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