Soil as a Foundation for Health & Resilience

Tuesday, April 30, 2013 at 3:00pm to 4:30pm

Mann Library, Room 102 237 Mann Drive, Cornell University Ithaca, NY 14853

Following up on the Foundations of Food in Community film series, this panel presentation and discussion will explore the role of soil as a source of health and renewal, supporting life affirming processes from the microscopic to planetary scale, connecting people, place and community. Panelists David Wolfe, Bianca Moebius-Clune and Dorn Cox --representing research, outreach and practitioner perspectives-- will share their insights, followed by Q&A and discussion. The Cornell Soil Health Test will be highlighted as a useful holistic assessment tool for gauging soil health.

Free and open to the public, with refreshments served.

Cosponsored/hosted by New World Agriculture and Ecology Group (NWAEG) and the Food, Agriculture and Nutrition Group (FANG). Hosted at Mann Library as part of its ongoing Connected Minds, Resilient Communities programming.

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