Title: The Farm Bill: Understanding the Political, Agricultural, and Nutritional Impact
Publication Date: 11/12/07
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The Farm Bill: Understanding the Political, Agricultural, and Nutritional Impact

Sponsored by the Wagner Health Network Student Group

A panel of leading health policy experts will discuss the impact of the federal Farm bill. Farm bills can be highly controversial and have an impact on international trade, the environment, food policy, and rural communities. The impact of agriculture subsidies in this legislation are the subject of intense debate both within the domestic and international communities.

Featuring:
Marion Nestle, Paulette Goddard Professor of Nutrition, Food Studies, and Public Health at New York University, and author of the best- selling book "Food Politics"

Monday, Nov. 12, 2007
6:30 pm - 9 pm

Location:
Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service,
New York University
The Rudin Family Forum for Civic Dialogue
The Puck Building, 2nd Fl.
295 Lafayette Street

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