On December 5 & 6th 2011, farm, food, health and environment advocates will meet in one place to plan for the future of food security in Virginia. At the 2nd Virginia Food Security Summit YOU will:
*Hear national and state leaders discuss trends in our food system
*Help launch the Virginia Farm to Table plan, our first statewide strategic food security plan
*Develop ideas and spark action for increasing access to healthy, nutritious food in Virginia
*Meet people who come from all corners of our food system
*Learn from food system innovators from across Virginia
*Showcase your own work in a poster
U.Va. Dining is providing one complete student scholarship for the evening discussion and reception on Monday, December 5 and the day-long symposium on Tuesday, December 6. The scholarship will be offered to one selected undergraduate student that fills out this application by midnight on Sunday, November 27. Thank you for your interest in sustainable food and agriculture!
For more information see: http://virginiafoodsummit.org/.