Judith McGeary, (254) 697-2661 or (512) 484-8821 (cell)
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
9th Annual Farm & Food Leadership Conference: September 25-26, Bryan, TX
Learning How to Change the Policies That Affect Our Food System
CAMERON, Texas – August 27, 2015 – The Farm and Ranch Freedom Alliance (FARFA) and the Council for Healthy Food Systems (CHFS) will be presenting the 9th Annual Farm and Food Leadership Conference in Bryan, Texas, on September 25-26, 2015.
Growing numbers of Texans are seeking out local and sustainably raised foods, but are unaware of how the regulatory, economic, and social structure of our food system affects what farmers can grow and consumers can buy.
“We have important opportunities to change the policies that govern our food system, but we need a diversity of people who understand the critical issues and are willing to speak up,” said Judith McGeary, attorney, farmer, and Executive Director of Farm and Ranch Freedom Alliance.…