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FOODOPOLY: author Wenonah Hauter with Glynwood's Kathleen Frith discussion and book signing

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FOODOPOLY: author Wenonah Hauter with Glynwood's Kathleen Frith discussion and book signing

Time: July 18, 2013 to July 23, 2013
Location: Fovea Exhibitions
Street: 143 Main Street
City/Town: Beacon
Phone: 845) 202-3443
Event Type: book, signing, and, discussion
Latest Activity: Jul 18, 2013

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At 7pm this Tuesday  the D.C.-based Executive Director of Food and Water Watch, Wenonah Hauter will be at Fovea in Beacon to discuss her new book ‘Foodopoly’ with Glynwood President Kathleen Frith. 

They will discuss the statistics and records that Ms Hauter- one of the nation’s leading healthy food advocates- has collected detailing how agricultural policy has been hijacked by lobbyists, driving out independent farmers and food processors.

Advance Tickets are $25 and include a copy of Foodopoly (retail $27.99).

Purchase tickets at: www.FoveaExhibitions.org

Seating is limited.

Wenonah Hauter is the Executive Director of Food & Water Watch, a D.C.-based watchdog organization focused on corporate and government accountability relating to food, water, and fishing. She has worked and written extensively on food, water, energy, and environmental issues at the national, state, and local levels. She owns a working farm in The Plains, Virginia.

 

Kathleen Frith is President of Glynwood, one of the nation’s leading sustainable agriculture and food organizations, located in Cold Spring, New York. In addition to growing vegetables and raising pastured livestock on a 225-acre farm, Glynwood has developed a number of innovative programs that enhance the viability of farming, train the next generation of farmers, foster emerging markets for distinctive regional products, as well as train culinary professionals to become stewards of the land.

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