Creating an Oasis in Urban Food Desserts

Program for Sunday, November 6, 2011
1:00 pm till 3:00 pm, at UMKC, Room 301, Haag Hall

Robyne Stevenson Turner,   Ph. D. Political science, (Department of Public Administration)  Rutgers University and  Adjunct Faculty, UMKC

We have a national epidemic of obesity and diabetes which are food related diseases.  The cure for this is fresh whole foods which we are not supplying to the people in the urban core.  Understanding how food gets from farm to market and how we can get food markets available will allow us to create new, urgently needed public policies.

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