Sound Bites: Agricultural Policy, Transforming the Food System, and a Seasonal Pumpkin Recipe

Real food challengeApril 18, 2013 – Segment 3

This week, we continue our conversation with Food and Water Watch Executive Director and author of Foodopoly: The Battle Over the Future of Food and Farming in America, Wenonah Hauter. She discusses the deregulation and consolidation of the food industry, and how it affects the way we eat.

Then we listen back to a panel discussion at Breaking Ground, the Real Food Challenge’s second national summit, which was held last weekend at Johns Hopkins University. The roundtable discussion brought together cafeteria workers, student activists, farmers, food distributors, and institutional leaders to explore the ways that they’re changing the food system. We are joined by:

Then, vegan and raw food chef Skai Davis shares a seasonal pumpkin recipe with us.

(This episode is a rebroadcast from February 21, 2013)

Written by Marc Steiner

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