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Edward Benote "Eddie" Hill

Food Systems Director, Founder, BIPOC Land Steward

eddie hill Crosscut festival 2022

Edward “Eddie” Hill is one of the seven founders of Black Food Sovereignty Coalition and Director of the Black Farm Bureau. Hill brings a humorous directness and cheeky sincerity to his work advancing environmental, economic, and social justice (parity) through food systems and wealth building in vulnerable communities. 

Where: Virtual. RSVP for this free event now.

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Environment & Outdoors

Kitchen Table Issues

Crosscut Festival 2022
Wed May 4, 2022 | 9:00am

The food we eat and how it arrived on our plate are the center of a voracious debate about our health and the sustainability of our environment. The assumption is local, organic, farm-to-table food is our best course. But what if the data tells us global food markets and industrial farming actually do a better job setting the table? WATCH NOW

 

Featuring: Edward Benote "Eddie" Hill, Robert Paarlberg, Kate Yoder

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