Wisconsin Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Conference

Date: January 21-23, 2018
Location: Kalahari Resort, Wisconsin Dells, WI

2018 OGRAIN Winter Conference

Date: January 26-27, 2018
Location: UW-Madison campus

2018 GrassWorks Grazing Conference

Date: January 30-February 1, 2018
Location: Chula Vista Resort, Wisconsin Dells, WI

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Foods and Goods: Valuing What We Eat

Date: Oct 23 2013 3:00 pm

Location: [unknown]

Posted October 2013

4028 Vilas Hall

Dr. Michael Bell, CIAS Director and Professor of Community and Environmental Sociology, will present a public lecture on “Foods and Goods: Valuing What We Eat.” This lecture is part of Real Food Week at UW-Madison. For more information, visit the Slow Food UW website.