Local Food || Global Food:
Do We Have What It Takes to Reinvent the U.S. Food System?
Free and open to the public. Walk-ins welcome.
Saturday, February 23, 2013
Panel discussions run from 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM (come for all or one)
Location: Portland High School Auditorium (284 Cumberland Ave., Portland, Maine)
Join the Maine Law Review for a lively food law and policy discussion on Saturday, February 23, 2013, 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM in the Portland High School auditorium (284 Cumberland Avenue, Portland, Maine). This event will bring together more than a dozen legal scholars from around the country to debate the future of the U.S. food system, including:
(1) The problems with the federal approach to food regulation, and proposed fixes;
(2) The challenges facing food sovereignty and food choice movements; and
(3) Emerging food trends, and how governments should respond.
The day-long event is free and open to the public. Walk-ins are welcome.