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Place-Based Food Systems  Conference 2018: Making the Case, Making it Happen

Metro Vancouver, August 9-10th, 2018
This two-day conference will draw together academics and community leaders to share the latest research and actions on building capacity for and empowering,
place-based food systems. Participants will leave fortified with knowledge and understanding of the latest and best work making the case for place-based food systems, as well as innovative practices putting place-based food systems to into action. The event aims to give participants an empowering vision of the critical role that place-based food systems can and will play in achieving our sustainable economic, ecological, and societal futures, as well as a revitalized dedication to strategic, collaborative, and forceful strategies moving forward. Visit for details.