Cornell University

Connecting Dots: Working within Urban Food Systems to Support Agricultural Producers-Kim Vallejo

Monday, November 4, 2019 at 12:20pm to 1:10pm

Plant Science Building, 404

Kim Vallejo
Director of Outreach at Ag & Markets, NYC

Summary

Kim heads up the Brooklyn-based urban food systems team at NYS Ag & Markets. There, she and her team work to connect rural producers to the urban marketplace (by advancing procurement, B2B connections, etc.), to support urban farmers and small-scale processors in NYC and to improve access to fresh, healthy food by investing in community-led initiatives serving under-resourced areas.

 

 

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Event Type

Seminar

Departments

Horticulture

Tags

horticulture, sips

Website

https://hort.cals.cornell.edu/

Hashtag

#Horticulture Seminar

Contact E-Mail

cle46@cornell.edu

Contact Name

Catalina L. Enright

Contact Phone

6072552246

Speaker

Kim Vallejo

Speaker Affiliation

Ag & Markets, NYC

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