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Sustainable Agriculture and Organic Food Systems Abroad: Farming in Dominica and Cuba

By Meredith College Master of Science in Nutrition Program (other events)

Wednesday, October 24 2012 7:00 PM 8:00 PM
 
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Join Meredith College Master of Science in Nutrition Program on Wednesday, October 24 as we welcome Tony Kleese for his presentation on “Transitioning Dominica into an Organic Island.”  During this event our own Meredith Graduate Nutrition students will share insights on their summer travel to Cuba examining advancement in sustainable agriculture.

Tony Kleese, has been active in the development of local and organic food systems in the Carolinas since 1989, as a founding member of Eastern Carolina Organics, and past Executive Director of Carolina Farm Stewardship Association. Today, Tony manages the food projects side of The Earthwise Company, www.earthwiselife.com, a community and agriculture development company that helps local governments, non-profits, and landowners plan and establish sustainable food systems. Catch this wonderful opportunity to hear Tony before his appearance at the 27th Annual CFSA Sustainable Agriculture Conference on Oct. 28.

Meredith College Master of Science in Nutrition Program