I am speaking at the Con Edison Science, Technology, Energy, Environment, and Math (STEEM) Distinguished Lecturer series on “Food Politics 2020: Food Industry Influence on Nutrition Research and Practice.” It’s from 12:15-1:30 pm at the Science Building, C-201. Details are here.
Policy wonks: Here’s USDA’s latest introduction to global trade
The USDA has a new report out on global trade.
It’s full of facts and figures about what foods we export and import, how the trade agreements and tariffs work, and how food aid works. Here’s who we gets worldwide food aid:
And here’s why our food safety system is so important to protect:
If your eyes glaze over whenever you read anything about NAFTA or any other trade agreement, this is a good place to start understanding the issues.