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Speaker Series: Strengthening Our Local Food System

Thursday, September 26, 2019 at 3:30 

Strengthening Our Local Food System
Thursday, September, 26th from 2 - 3 p.m. AND 6 - 8 PM at Pennville Custom Cabinetry (limited space)
No Charge—Reservations required by calling John Jay Center for Learning at 260-729-5525, Ext. 221

Evening Program is limited to 12 persons. $35 per person includes dinner first come/first serve

Presenter: Dr. John Mischler, Director of AgroEcology, Merry Lea Sustainable Farm, Goshen College

The Merry Lea Sustainable Farm is an educational farm demonstrating sustainable agriculture practices for students and the visiting public, nestled within the northeast corner of Indiana. John Mischler will discuss the role of higher education, sustainable agriculture and experiential learning in strengthening local food systems.


Location John Jay Center for Learning, 101 S. Meridian St., Portland

Contact Center Staff, 260-729-5525, Ext. 221