Food Day Twitter Conference!

 Tagged In:
HandPicked Nation

HandPicked Nation › HandPicked Nation intends to provide a place for people interested in food to gather, connect and ...

sustainable-table-tweet-real-food-day
 

Happy Food Day!

We wanted to let you know that there is going to be a pretty cool twitter conference happening today from 12-5pm (EST). It's being hosted by Sustainable Table, creator of the Eat Well Guide and sister site to Ecocentric Blog.

Here's the breakdown of topics for the afternoon:

12 – 1pm Animal Welfare Approved – Animal Welfare, Labeling, and Pastured Products: The Importance of Supporting Sustainable Farmers / Hosted by @AWAapproved

1 – 2pm Coalition of Immokalee Workers – Farm Workers & Fair Food Nation: Why workers are a crucial part of a vision of SustainableFood / Hosted by @CIW

2 – 3pm Food and Water Watch – FOODOPOLY, Reforming Factory Farms by Addressing the Consolidation of Meat Production / Hosted by @WenonahHauter

3 – 4pm Applegate – Superbugs: Antibiotic Overuse in Agriculture, Citizens Against Superbugs / Hosted by @Applegate

4 – 5pm Real Food Media Project –  Anna Lappe’s Food Mythbusters: What is the real story about what we eat? / Hosted by @eatsustainable

There's going to be a lot of great information on a variety of important topics getting sent around, so be sure to check in as often as you can. You can find everything at #FoodDayConf on twitter, or follow the conversation along here.

We hope everyone finds a way to take part in Food Day today!

Photo Credit: Sustainable Table