Food Recovery & Donation: Opportunities & Challenges in the Lakes Region, 11/5/18 in Laconia, NH

Food Recovery & Donation: Opportunities & Challenges in the Lakes Region, 11/5/18 in Laconia, NH

Please join for the Food Recovery & Donation: Opportunities & Challenges in the Lakes Region event to network and increase your understanding of local food recovery systems. Food insecurity is a serious issue in the Lakes Region and there are many opportunities to become involved. This workshop is designed for food producers, farmers, distributors, retailers, schools, food pantries, meal sites, and anyone interested in food recovery and donation to:

  • Make connections with others working to increase food recovery & donation
  • Find out what can & cannot be donated & to where
  • Learn about liability protections & tax deductions & how food donation can save you $
  • Find out about alternatives to disposal for food that can’t be donated, including feeding animals & composting
  • Hear success stories & ideas for new opportunities

The workshop features representatives from the EPA, New Hampshire Food Bank, New Hampshire Gleans, University of New Hampshire, and New Hampshire Department of Agriculture. There is no fee to attend, but please register in advance.  Find out more including the agenda and registration information:  http://www.newmoa.org/events/event.cfm?m=338