Topic: Food Security

CWN Food Security Study Group Health Impact Assessments and Food Security Wednesday, July 10th Alaska Village Initiatives 1577 C St Suite 304 8am-9am On Wednesday, Food Security Study Group Co-chair Ed Fogels will give a briefing on Health Impact Assessments and the role they could play in developing Food Security policies in Alaska. Health Impact […]
CWN Food Security Study Group Alaska Farm Bureau Wednesday, June 26th Alaska Village Initiatives 1577 C St Suite 304 8am-9am We will have a briefing from Amy Seitz, Executive Director at the Alaska Farm Bureau, about their work and recommendations to enhance food security for Alaskans. Her PowerPoint presentation can be downloaded here.
CWN Food Security Study Group   Alaska Farm Trust   Wednesday, June 12th   Alaska Village Initiatives 1577 C St Suite 304   8am-10am   We will have a briefing from Amy Pettit, Executive Director at the Alaska Farmland Trust, about their work and recommendations to enhance food security for Alaskans. Following her presentation, we […]
CWN Food Security Study Group Food Bank of Alaska Wednesday, June 5th Alaska Village Initiatives 1577 C St Suite 304 8am-9am Wednesday morning we will have a briefing from Eve Van Dommelen, Policy and Advocacy Manager with the Food Bank of Alaska. Eve will discuss the Food Bank’s work and their policy recommendations for enhancing […]
The May 29th meeting has been rescheduled.   Our next meeting will be Wednesday, June 5, for a briefing with The Food Bank of Alaska.
CWN Food Security Study Group   Alaska Food Policy Council   Wednesday, May 22nd   Alaska Village Initiatives 1577 C St Suite 304   8am-9am On Wednesday, we will have a briefing from Rachael Miller, Co-chair of the Alaska Food Policy Council Board of Directors and Assistant Professor of Business at Alaska Pacific University. Rachael […]
CWN Food Security Study Group Wednesday, May 15th Alaska Village Initiatives 1577 C St Suite 304 8am-9am On Wednesday, we will have an update from Karen McCarthy, Sr. Legislative Assistant at the Office of US Senator Lisa Murkowski. Karen will discuss the recent passage of the Farm Bill and provisions in the bill that will […]
CWN Food Security Study Group Wednesday, May 8th The Peanut Farm 5227 Old Seward Hwy (Google map) 8am-9am We will have a briefing from David Schade, Acting Director of the Alaska Division of Agriculture, to discuss the statutory duties and authorizations of the Division and state programs related to food production, inspection, and enhancing our […]
CWN Food Security Study Group   Wednesday, May 1st   Alaska Village Initiatives 1577 C St Suite 304   8am-9am Join us tomorrow for a briefing from our co-chair, Ed Fogels, natural resource consultant and former Deputy Commissioner of the Alaska Department of Natural Resources. Ed will discuss some of the obstacles to commercial agriculture […]


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