8th Annual John Kinsman Prize Award Dinner & FFD Annual Meeting

Event Dates: 
03/24/19
8th Annual John Kinsman Prize Award Dinner & FFD Annual Meeting
 
Sunday, March 24, 2019
9 AM – 3 PM
 
 
The Round Barn Lodge. Spring green, wi
E4830 US Highway 14 and 60
Spring Green, Wisconsin
 
Join us for Family Farm Defenders' Annual Meeting (all members and allies are welcome!) from 9:00 am - 12:00 Noon,  followed at 1:00 pm by the 8th Annual John Kinsman Beginning Farmer Food Sovereignty Prize Award Dinner & Ceremony with a Keynote Address:  Farmers and Consumers Working Together for Food Sovereignty - by Patty Lovera, food and water policy director for the Washington DC-based Food and Water Watch.  Named in honor of FFD's founder and longtime president, the John Kinsman Beginning Farmer Food Sovereignty Prize will then be awarded to this year's winners. who will share their inspirational beginning farmer stories.  Dinner tickets are $50 per person (kids under 12 free) and can be ordered in advance via the FFD webpage: http://familyfarmers.org/   FFD is also seeking additional sponsors for this year's John Kinsman prize - any prize sponsor of $200 or more includes two complimentary award dinner tickets!  We look forwarding to celebrating food sovereignty with you in Spring Green!