“Building Community Food Webs” Author Talk

Food System Leadership Network with Wallace Center
Wednesday, June 16, 2021 - 12:00pm EDT

Ken Meter explores his new book, Building Community Food Webs, Ken has devoted decades to working at the grassroots to create stronger community based food systems. His book highlights visionary work in Montana, Hawaii, Arizona, Indiana, Ohio, Colorado, and Minnesota, and also documents how the prevailing food system extracts wealth from rural America. Dr. Alfonso Morales, Professor of Food Systems, Marketplaces, and Public Policy at the University of Wisconsin, joins Ken in discussing how the book can be used to inspire and inform practical work on the ground.