Posted on January 18, 2012 by Naomi Finseth

Celebrating 5 years as Manitoba’s premiere food security event, Growing Local will once again bring together consumers, farmers, traditional food harvesters, CED food actors and everyone in between, for 3 inspired days of learning and sharing. Feb. 23-25, 2012 in Winnipeg, Manitoba.

February 23-25
Marlborough Hotel
331 Smith Street – Winnipeg

Celebrating 5 years as Manitoba’s premiere food security event, Growing Local will once again bring together consumers, farmers, traditional food harvesters, CED food actors and everyone in between, for 3 inspired days of learning and sharing.

February 23:
Winona LaDuke, one of Time Magazine’s most promising leaders under forty, is an internationally acclaimed Anishinaabe author and orator. She will be speaking on food sovereignty and the green economy.

Febraury 24:
Food Matters (to me) Youth Gathering, will include fun, interactive workshops for younger foodies

February 24 & 25:
30+ workshops, panels & displays on topics such as Do-it-Yourself Food Skills • Community Connections • Gardening Food & Health • Farm Stories • Indigenous Food Culture

Every year the conference sells out, so register today and be a part of the growing healthy, sustainable and fair food movement in Manitoba!

[REGISTER HERE]

Contact Information:
To register or for more information, call (204) 943-0822, toll-free 1-800-731-2638 or email: growinglocal@foodmattersmanitoba.ca

The Canadian CED Network
Our telephone, Toll-free: 1-877-202-2268
Creative Commons 2010


Posted in ACSRC, Events. | Permalink

Comments are closed.