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Seminar - Synthetic Inputs: the Good, the Bad and the Ugly

Event date(s): 
4 November, 2014 - 18:00 - 20:00

On Tuesday, November 4, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m, PACE McGill (Personal and Cultural Enrichment) invites you to follow the seminar “Synthetic Inputs: the Good, the Bad and the Ugly”.

Description
Modern agriculture is built upon fossil fuel consumption, synthetic inputs and genetic manipulation; how much longer can this go on?

The seminar part of the series From Farm to Table: An Exploration of the Links in the Agri-Food Chain that may interest those who want to know more about the historical roots of food production in Canada all the way through to the future of the family farm and global food security. The seminar series will include such questions as “Where did that food on my dinner plate come from?”, as well as some of the options you can exercise as individuals to control and influence your food choices.

To register for this course, please contact: pace.scs@mcgill.ca
Cost: $215
Come with a Friend: $185
McGill Students: $108
McGill Staff/Alumni: $172
Drop in for one session: $49

For more information, visit PACE’s website.