Panel to Examine Food Industry’s Environmental Impact

OGDEN, Utah -- WSU’s Environmental Issues committee will present a panel discussion addressing “The Environmental Impact of the Food Industry,” at noon, March 24 in the Shepherd Union Wildcat Theater.

The panel will include: Patricia Cost, assistant health professor, Pat Ford, co-owner of the Beehive Cheese Company; Michele Skopec, assistant zoology professor; Jennifer Turley, associate nutrition professor; and Claire Uno, executive director of Wasatch Community Gardens.

The panelists will address the health and environmental impact of herbicides, pesticides, animal husbandry and sustainable food sources.

Everyone is welcome to attend this free event.

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Contact:
Valerie Herzog, assistant professor athletic training
801-626-7656 • valerieherzog@weber.edu
Author:
John Kowalewski, director of Media Relations
801-626-7212 • jkowalewski@weber.edu