Provincial Conference March 10, 2012
Richmond City Hall
This is going to the first provincial gathering of Farm to Cafeteria enthusiasts in all of Canada. This conference will bring together people from across the province who are creating programs and influencing policy to bring the healthiest quality foods possible into our schools, universities and hospitals – fresh, local, safe, nutritious, and culturally appropriate foods grown in sustainable ways on nearby farms.
- F2C In Rural Remote and Aboriginal Communities
- Keeping the Farm in Farm to Cafeteria
- Occupy Cafeterias
- Local Foods in Institutions: Debunking Myths
- Eyes in the Books, Hands on the Hoe and Kale on The Plate
- Food Distribution Models That Work
Preconference Events March 9, 2012
Terra Nova farm – Pre Conference events
Tours: Farm to School, Farm to Hospital and Farm to Campus.
“From Pharm to Farm: What if everyone were to believe food is medicine?”
See preliminary Conference Brochure
By Feb 1st $100.00
After Feb 1st $125.00
Registration Deadline Feb 24, 2012
Recommended Hotel: Executive Airport Inn
PHABC has set aside 20 rooms at the Executive Airport Inn for this conference. Conference rate $99.00/night + taxes. Book before February 9th to receive the special rate.
Special rate code: Farm to School Conference
Who should be there?
Farmers, Gardeners, Food Procurement Officers, School Meal Coordinators, Chefs, Food Service Supervisors, Teachers, Community Nutritionists/dietitians, Environmental Health Officers Principals, School Board Trustees, City Councilors, City Planners, Food Policy Council Members, Neighbourhood Food Network Members, Parents, Students, Patients, Elders and anyone interested inclosing the distance between the farm and the tray.
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