2011 Notes – Eastern Region

May 11, 2011. Growing Our Local Food Economy Planning Session from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm at the Center for Business & Industry, Room CB 213 D at Northeast Wisconsin Technical College, 2740 West Mason Street, Green Bay, WI 54307-9042.

**GOAL: To review the findings of the quantitative data presented by Ken Meter and determine if it can be used (a) as
baseline data to understand the workings of the regional farm and food economy; (b) to unify the work of diverse
stakeholders who will be involved in strengthening local food systems, and (c) to outline the potential economic impact of
community-based food systems.

**OBJECTIVE: To meet collectively with area stakeholders to pinpoint common goals in supporting and strengthening the
N.E. Wisconsin local food economy and to explore the possibility of hosting a regional local food conference.
Please RSVP to Karen Kohlbeck at karen.kohlbeck09@gmail.com

April 20, 2011. Wisconsin Premiere of DIVE! Living Off America’s Waste as part of UW-Green Bay’s “Green Innivations 2011,” hosted by the Environmental Management and Business Institute (EMBI) an annual symposium during Earth Week.

Feb. 8, 2011. To read the notes from the 2011 Summit please click here.

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