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Natural, organic, GMO...what does it all mean? During this presentation, participants will learn about aspects of the food system including the meaning of common food labels, agricultural practices and more. 


Cost: Free

Registration required: https://goo.gl/forms/zmqZRvEYf2OFFNUF3

Feb 28 Wed

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