Pure and Natural Grocery Retailer to Sponsor and Current at Upcoming Academic Occasion Supporting the Native and Sustainable Meals Motion
LAKEWOOD, Colo., August four, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Pure Grocers®, the nation’s largest family-owned pure and natural grocery retailer, proudly returns as a sponsor and brings two visitor audio system to this yr’s Southern Household Farmers and Meals Techniques Convention. This yr’s occasion, scheduled August 7-9 in San Marcos, TX, is made doable by a partnership of the Texas State College Small Producers Initiative, the Council for Wholesome Meals Techniques, and the Farm and Ranch Freedom Alliance. The convention goals to current academic and networking alternatives for producers, shoppers and supporters of sustainably grown, domestically sourced meals.
judith mcgearyGovernment Director of the Farm and Ranch Freedom Alliance, says, “The convention brings collectively farmers, ranchers, meals corporations and client advocates to study what we should do to construct a resilient and sustainable agriculture and meals system. Between drought, inflation meals, provide chain disruptions, and COVID, the fragility of our present company managed and consolidated system is extra obvious than ever, so the convention is about greater than studying, it is about constructing the relationships and group to make the adjustments we want.”
The three-day convention options dozens of multi-track classes, led by educated and pleasant specialists, protecting matters reminiscent of livestock, crops, coverage and regulation, enterprise and advertising and marketing points and extra. In August eight, justin halstead of Pure Grocers, will display screen the movie “Regenerative Renegades”. The 30-minute movie, introduced by Pure Grocers, takes a deep dive into grass-fed beef manufacturing. Following the documentary screening, Halstead will be a part of co-panelists and attendees to debate soil, group vitality, meals sovereignty, public well being, ending logistics, harvesting, processing, and the way Thousand Hills and others have efficiently partnered with retailers.
Halstead, producer, director and editor of regenerative renegades mentioned: “Regenerative Renegades is a message of urgency, but additionally of hope. This movie is an efficient start line for anybody focused on what regenerative agriculture is and its potential influence on our soil, our farmers and our future.”
Regenerative Renegades Screening and Panel Dialogue Will probably be carried out Monday, August eightthe within the Grand Ballroom 1-2:30 p.m. and can embody panelists:
alan lewis, Vice President of Advocacy and Authorities Affairs for Pure Grocers, may even converse at this yr’s convention as a co-panelist. The panel, “Forward of the Curve – Local weather Resilience in Agriculture”, is scheduled to August 9the, eight:30-10am within the Nice Ballroom.
Convention registration choices are nonetheless obtainable.
About Pure Grocers of Vitamin Cottage
Pure Grocers by Vitamin Cottage, Inc. (NYSE: NGVC) is a rising specialty retailer of pure and natural groceries, physique care merchandise and dietary dietary supplements. Merchandise bought by Pure Grocers should meet strict high quality pointers and will not include synthetic colours, flavors, preservatives or sweeteners, or partially hydrogenated or hydrogenated oils. The corporate sells solely USDA licensed natural merchandise and solely pasture-raised, non-confined dairy merchandise and free-range eggs. Pure Grocers’ versatile format of smaller shops permits it to supply inexpensive costs in a handy, clear and shopper-friendly retail surroundings. The corporate additionally affords intensive free science-based vitamin education schemes to assist prospects make knowledgeable well being and vitamin selections. The Firm, based in 1955, has 163 shops in 21 states. Go to www.NaturalGrocers.com for extra info and retailer places
Concerning the Southern Meals Techniques and Household Farmers Convention
The Southern Household Farmers & Meals System Convention is introduced by the Farm & Ranch Freedom Alliance, Council for Wholesome Meals Techniques, and Texas State College Small Producers Initiative, with the beneficiant help of NCAT-ATTRA. In its fourth yr of affiliation, the distinctive occasion focuses on the insurance policies and laws that have an effect on our farms and our meals, in addition to the newest developments in sustainable agriculture. Convention attendees can have entry to helpful info and instruments to assist assist the expansion of the native and sustainable meals motion.
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