Rhode Island Food Policy Council’s The Farm Bill for RI Citizens – A Brown Bag Lunch
May 20 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Have you ever wondered about exactly what is in the Farm Bill, its origins and history, and the battles that will determine the direction of food policy in the coming years? Then join The Rhode Island Food Policy Council for a discussion of the new book The Farm Bill: A Citizen’s Guide! Authors Daniel Imhoff and Christina Badaracco translate this nearly 1,000-page document into an easy-to-read 200 pages. Come learn about how farm subsidies, food stamps (SNAP), and conservation programs are changing.