You are here: Home Food & Kitchen Food Industry Brooklyn Food Conference is Coming May 12….and it’s Free! Brooklyn Food Conference is Coming May 12….and it’s Free! by Becky Striepe May 8, 2012, 2:00 am New Yorkers concerned about food inequality, food justice, and healthy eating are gathering this weekend in Brooklyn at the annual Brooklyn Food Conference. The event is free and open to the public! According to Eryka Peskin at our sister site, Ecolocalizer: The Brooklyn Food Coalition, an organization that was created after the 2009 conference is spearheading this years conference. This grassroots organization tackles food issues and sustainability to achieve their vision of a more just and sustainable food system in Brooklyn. On May 12th, they’re taking over Brooklyn Technical High School and getting ready for a second round of transforming minds and local food policy, and ultimately the entire nation. You can check out a teaser video for the conference here: To learn more about the Brooklyn Food Conference, you can check out the article over at Ecolocalizer or head right to the conference website to register! Image via Brooklyn Food Conference See more Previous article Could Cities Adopt an Ecovillage Ethos? Next article Growing Cities: Food Documentary on Urban Farming Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. Upload a photo / attachment to this comment (PNG, JPG, GIF - 6 MB Max File Size): (Allowed file types: jpg, gif, png, maximum file size: 6MB.