FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
TUESDAY, APRIL 26, 2010
Jennifer Nixon, public information officer
NCDA&CS Public Affairs
Sustainable Local Food Advisory Council
to hold meeting April 28 in Raleigh
||The N.C. Sustainable Local Food Advisory Council will hold its quarterly meeting, which is open to the public.
||Thursday, April 28
1 to 4 p.m.
||Martin Building, inside Gate 9
1025 Blue Ridge Road
The group will spend time reviewing and refocusing its mission through a review of the group and subcommittee reports. Members will also get a legislative update and update on other projects that they have sponsored, the Carolina Meat Conference and the N.C. 10 percent Campaign.
Agriculture Commissioner Steve Troxler serves as chairman of the 27-member group, which includes farmers, educators, food industry executives, community activists and local-food advocates. For more information, go to www.ncagr.gov/localfood.