St. Lawrence University

North Country Folk Series

Food for Thought: Sustainable Agriculture Lecture

Wednesday, March 26, 2014 -
7:00pm to 8:30pm
Hepburn Hall 218

Brian Bennett, of Bittersweet Farm in Heuvelton, is the New York Northeast Organic Farming Association's (NOFA NY) ‘2014 Farmer of the Year.’

The Center for Civic Engagement, North Country Folk Series and the Sustainability Semester are excited to bring Brian to campus to share the keynote speech he gave at the NOFA NY winter conference in January. In fifty minutes Brian tells, and shows, the story of his farm and his relationship to the land and community including many heartwarming and hilarious experiences he has shared with students.

This event is free and open to the public.

Community members can locate Hepburn as number 40 on the campus map and should park in F-lot, accessed by taking a right off of Park Street (coming from town) onto Lincoln Street, followed by the first left into the parking lot.