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MEDIA ADVISORY

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
TUESDAY, APRIL 24, 2012

CONTACT: Joy Hicks, policy development analyst
NCDA&CS
919-707-3012

Sustainable Local Food Advisory Council will meet April 26 in Raleigh

WHO/WHAT: The N.C. Sustainable Local Food Advisory Council will hold its quarterly meeting, which is open to the public.
WHEN:

Thursday, April 26
1 to 4 p.m.

WHERE:

J.C. Raulston Arboretum
4415 Beryl Road, Raleigh

WHY: The agenda will include discussion of local food assessments, updates on the House Select Committee on Childhood Obesity and legislative actions, and a presentation on local food marketing efforts.
OTHER INFO: The Sustainable Local Food Advisory Council was created by the General Assembly in 2009. Agriculture Commissioner Steve Troxler serves as chairman of the 27-member group, which includes farmers, educators, food industry executives, state agency heads, community activists and local-food advocates. For more information, go to www.ncagr.gov/localfood.

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NCDA&CS Public Affairs Division, Brian Long, Director
Mailing Address:1001 Mail Service Center, Raleigh NC 27699-1001
Physical Address: 2 West Edenton Street, Raleigh NC 27601
Phone: (919) 707-3005; FAX: (919) 733-5047

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