Mark your calendars for our next Full Network meeting on Thursday, July 18th from 1pm to 3pm. We have an exciting agenda for the thrid virtual network meeting this year!
- Carrying forward our 2019 research focus on colleges and university food service, Jae Gerhart of MSU Extension and a graduate student at MSU, and Keith Soster, Director of Student Engagement at MDining, University of Michigan, and MFIN Adivsory Committee member, will share more about a supply chain analysis of MDining and identify opportunities for local farms to engage in food supply chains for large institutions like universities.
- Carolyn Thomas of Macomb County ISD and a MFIN Advisory Committee member and Kaitlin Wojciak of MSU Extension will describe the promising practice of developing a regional farm to school directory to help Oakland and Macomb county food service directors connect to local farms.
Registration is required for this virtual meeting through Zoom.
Upcoming 2019 Full Network Meetings Dates and Times:
- July 18th, 1pm - 3pm
- September 20th, 10am - 12pm
- November 20th, 2pm - 4pm