Conference

15th Annual Healthy Foods, Local Farms Conference

Real Homeland Security: Food, Health and Community

October 10 – 11, 2014

Tickets for Dinner – $35
Tickets for Conference – $35

Friday, October 10, 2014

    • Jefferson Community and Technical College
    • 8:15am – 9:10am – Youth Summit Registration
    • 9:10am – 9:25am – Welcome and Overview
    • 9:30am – 10:45am – Breakout One
    • 10:45am – 11:15am – Lunch
    • 11:15am – 1:00pm – Breakout Two
    • 1;00pm – 1:30pm – Reflection and Action Planning
  • Kentucky Country Day School
  • 6:00pm – 7:30pm – Harvest Dinner – Prepared by Chef Christopher Rosier and Kathy Foster with music by John Gage
  • 7:30pm – 8:15pm – Opening Plenary Address – Darby Minow Smith, Assistant Managing Editor, Grist Magazine

Saturday, October 11, 2014

    • Kentucky Country Day School
    • 8:00am – 9:00am – Breakfast and Registration
    • 9:00am – 9:25am – Welcome and Introductions
    • 9:30am – 9:50am – Youth Panel: Reflections from the Future Generation
    • 9:50am – 10:10am – Morning Networking Break and Small Group Discussions
    • 10:10am – 10:55am – F arm Together Now: Exploring the Current State fo Sustainable Farming and Public Policy – Daniel Tucker, Author, Farm Together Now
    • 11:00am – 12:30pm – Farmer Panel: Food, Farming and a Secure Future
      Moderator: Sarah Fritschner
      Panelists:  Bryce Baumann, Hoppy Henton and Mac Stone
    • 12:30pm – 1:00pm – Farm to Table Lunch
  • 1:30pm – 2:20pm – One Family, One Farm, Five Generations, 150 Years: A Full Circle Return to Sustainable Land Stewardship & Humane Animal Stockmanship – Will Harris, President, White Oak Pastures
  • 2:25pm – 3:15pm – Farmacology: Sustainable Family Farming and It’s Link to Health and Healing – Daphne Miller, MD, Author and Founder, WholefamilyMD
  • 3:15pm – 3:30pm – Afternoon Break and Networking
  • 3:30pm – 3:55pm – A Reflection: Ten Years After the Tobacco Buyout – Mary Berry or Steve Smith
  • 4:00pm – 4:50pm – Ensuring Real homeland Security: Strengthening the Realtionship Between Agriculture, Food and health – Wendell Berry, Farmer and Writer
  • 4:50pm – Discussion and Wrap Up
  • Post-Conference Reception