Past Event

Moth Spray Controversy Update: Business, Farmers and Consumers in Partnership

Mon, Jun 14 2010 - 6:00pm

Moth Spray Controversy Update: Business, Farmers and Consumers in Partnership 

Caroline Cox, Research Director, Center for Environmental Health
Preston Maring, M.D., Associate Physician in Chief, Kaiser Permanente Medical Center
Chris Mittelstaedt, Founder and CEO, The Fruit Guys; Founder, Farm Steward Program
Roy Upton, General Manager, Planetary Formulas; Author, LBAM Reclassification Petition
Christie Dames, CEO TechTalk / Studio – Moderator

The light brown apple moth has created public controversy as families, farmers and businesses work to keep our food safe – both from a potential threat and the toxic solutions being evaluated. Exploring health, food safety, environmental damage and farming issues, see how diverse communities are coming together to take leadership in issues affecting Northern California – and the new and compelling partnerships springing up around these issues.

MLF: Business & Leadership
Location:
SF Club Office
Time: 5:30 p.m. networking reception, 6 p.m. program
Cost: MEMBERS FREE
, $20 non-members, $7 students (with valid ID)
Program Organizer: Kevin O’Malley
Also know: Photo by Flickr user davemasterking2000