Food and farm public forum
5:30 PM17:30

Food and farm public forum

  • PSU Smith Student Union Ballroom (map)
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Our current food and farm system is broken. As Congress takes up re-authorization of the federal Farm Bill in 2018, Congressman Blumenauer is fighting for a more equitable, cost-effective, and environmentally sustainable path forward. Blumenauer is hosting a public forum to discuss the importance of supporting farmers, families, the environment, and all those affected by federal food and farm policies.

The forum will feature special guest Ken Cook, president and co-founder of Environmental Working Group and Chairman of the Board of Food Policy Action.

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Fill your Pantry Portland + squash festival
11:00 AM11:00

Fill your Pantry Portland + squash festival

Fill Your Pantry-Portland is an excellent opportunity for community members to purchase bulk quantities of staple and storage crops directly from farmers. Stock up with dry beans, grains, flours, nuts, honey, root crops, garlic, pickles & krauts, winter squash, pasture raised meat, and more. By purchasing responsibly grown produce from Oregon producers, you are actively participating in the betterment of our local food system! 

Online ordering period is from Nov 8-28. Be sure to preorder if you can! Click for online order form. 

Also, co-hosted on December 3rd will be the Squash Sagra winter squash festival. Check out details here

These wonderful events are hosted by our friends, Friends of Family Farms. 

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