Sunday, August 3, 2014 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Midtown Global Market Conference Room (lower level)
920 E Lake St., Minneapolis
Feeding a growing human population without increasing stresses on Earth’s strained land and water resources may seem like an impossible challenge. But according to a new report by researchers at the University of Minnesota’s Institute on the Environment, focusing efforts to improve food systems on a few specific regions, crops and actions could make it possible to both meet the basic needs of 3 billion more people and decrease agriculture’s environmental footprint.
Community Leaders, Advocates Call on Secretary of Transportation To Ban Use of Hazardous Rail Cars - Earthjustice
“These oil tankers have been called the Ford Pinto of the rails,” said Ben Stuckart, City Council president in Spokane, Washington.