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As members of the Agricultural Leaders of Michigan (ALM), GreenStone invites you to attend a day-long conference on sustainability, food safety and how these issues intersect for agriculture.



Food Safety and Sustainability Conference


As members of the Agricultural Leaders of Michigan (ALM), GreenStone invites you to attend a day-long conference on sustainability, food safety and how these issues intersect for agriculture. Join us to discuss what sustainability means for agriculture, how the market is driving changes in food safety and sustainability and new opportunities for retailers and growers.

The conference is geared towards members of the agriculture sector, including those that handle grain, feed, fertilizer and crop protection materials.

Details:
Wednesday, July 9 from 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Soaring Eagle Casino & Resort’s Black River Room
6800 Soaring Eagle Blvd., Mt. Pleasant, MI 48858
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Topics that will be discussed include:

  • Defining sustainability and why it is important
  • Sustainability: the food industry perspective
  • Engaging on the ground: how producers are responding
  • Reality of sustainability: what does it mean to me?
  • Bringing it all together: MABA’s green program
  • The link between sustainability and food safety
  • Regulatory and market driven food safety
  • What does food safety mean to you
  • What do retailers want?
  • Food safety: what’s next?
  • Bringing it home: market opportunities

Lunch will be provided and there is no charge to attend the conference but please RSVP by clicking here. Take advantage of this great educational opportunity!

2014 Food and Sustainability Conference