Meet these Local Food Pioneers at the JUST FOOD CONFERENCE 2013

Meet the Keynote:  

On Saturday, March 30, award-winning documentary filmmaker, writer, and activist Byron Hurt will present the keynote address at the Just Food Conference 2013. Hurt's latest film, Soul Food Junkies, was awarded Best Documentary by the 2012 American Black Film Festival, and has been called "an instant classic." (top left)

Meet the Food Talkers:

On Friday, March 29, this series of presentations by innovative food professionals will entertain, educate and empower attendees to take action in the movement for sustainable and accessible food. Food Talks will be presented by:
  • Tamar Adler, chef and author of An Everlasting Meal: Cooking with Economy & Grace (top center) 
  • Jane Hodge, Director of Just Food's Farm School NYC (top right)
  • Zaid Kurdieh, Farmer/Owner at Norwich Meadows Farm  (bottom left)
  • Bob Lewis, Special Assistant for Market Development at NYS Department of Agriculture & Markets (bottom center)
  • Karen Washington, urban farmer and food justice advocate (bottom right)