“Future of Organic” Panel at the 2016 Food Tank Summit in Washington, D.C.

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From foodtank.com, by Lani Furbank
“Future of Organic” Panel at the 2016 Food Tank Summit in Washington, D.C.

“Future of Organic” panel at the 2016 Food Tank Summit in Washington, D.C. on April 21st at American University’s Greenberg Theatre. The panel featured keynote speaker Dr. Carlo Leifert, Head of Unit, Nafferton Ecological Farming Group and Research Development Professor of Ecological Agriculture, Newcastle University; moderator Allison Aubrey, Correspondent, National Public Radio; and panelists Charles Benbrook, Research Consultant, Benbrook Consulting Services; Laura Batcha, CEO and Executive Director, Organic Trade Association; Dr. Silvia Abel-Caines, DVM, PhD, Ruminant Nutritionist, Organic Valley; and Cheyenne Christianson, Organic Dairy Farmer, Grazing Acres Farm.