Knowledge for better food systems

Conference: Grow green - farming for a plant-strong future, London, UK

This one-day conference at the British Library will explore the potential and challenges of the shift towards farming more plants, and look at the implications for the environment, public health and animals, including the impacts on farmers, land managers and rural communities.

Speakers include Marcela Villarreal, Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations; Natalie Bennett, former Green Party leader; Dr Helen Harwatt, Harvard University (who will be launching research findings on repurposing land in the UK); former animal farmers Jay Wilde and Colm O’Dowd; Dr Marco Springmann, and many more.

For more details, see here. Use the discount code GROW10 to get 10% off. Early bird tickets are available until 15 February 2019. The conference is on 11 April 2019.