Trust Organic Festival

Apr 2 2011 09:00

Subiaco Farmers Market, Subiaco Primary School, Bagot Road, Subiaco

April 2nd, 2011, 9am - 1pm

Come and see what Organic and Biodynamic is all about! Lynn will be taking part in the panel discussion about genetically modified (GM) crops.

 

Panel Discussions:

9am: Why Organic?

Why is Organic Really Better for Me and the Planet? Is it Really Better ? How Can I Afford It? How Do I know that what I am getting is really organic? Organics and Climate Change.

10am: Cooking Demonstration with Jude Blereau

Reducing your food costs with seasonal organic food.

11 am : GM and Organics in WA

Andre Leu (Chair of the OFA and Vice – Chair IFOAM), Hon. Lynn MacLaren (Greens spokesperson on GMOs), Louise Sales (spokesperson for Just Food) and Janette Liddlelow (canola farmer). This is a unique and valuable opportunity to take part in an informed and up to date discussion about the threats genetically modified crops pose to food and agriculture in WA and what you can do about it.

An initiative by the Organic Federaion of Australia and the Organic Association of Western Australia.