FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
TUESDAY, JAN. 15, 2013
||Joy Hicks, policy development analyst
Sustainable Local Food Advisory Council
will meet Jan. 17 in Raleigh
|| The N.C. Sustainable Local Food Advisory Council will hold its quarterly meeting, which is open to the public.
Thursday, Jan. 17
Martin Building (inside Gate 9 off Trinity Road)
1025 Blue Ridge Road, Raleigh
|| Members will be updated on the work of several committees and on a series of listening sessions the council has been conducting. Following these updates, the council will take part in a facilitated strategic planning discussion.
|| 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.