Network, eat, and engage politicians in a discussion of food policy and whole systems issues relating to our local food economy. Sponsored by Durham Farm and Food Network, with support from Plate of the Union, Community Food Strategies, and Carolina Farm Stewardship Association.
Candidates for Commissioner of Ag, Commissioner of Labor, Durham County Commissioner, NCGA House and Senate (districts that represent Durham County) and Soil and Water Board are all invited to the forum stage. Elected officials not running for office at this time (Durham City Council, School Board) are invited to attend both the Meet and Greet and to join the audience during the Forum. Food at the Meet and Greet by Ricky Moore of Saltbox Seafood and Andrea Reusing of The Restaurant at The Durham.