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Public Meeting Notice Massachusetts Food Policy Meeting - 5/8/20
Contact for Massachusetts Food Policy Meeting - 5/8/20
Overview of Massachusetts Food Policy Meeting - 5/8/20
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9:30 Call to Order, Introductions
Acceptance of Minutes
Officers Reports: (Chair) Vote to accept 2019 annual report
COVID – 19 Food Security Task Force, Access to food and resiliency of food supply chain: Commissioner John Lebeaux, Working Group Chair (Winton Pitcoff, Co-chair)
Council member comments/discussion
MA Food Caucus update: Senator Comerford, & Representatives Hannah Kane & Daniel Donahue. Legislation re: new secretariat for Food Resources & Security: Representative Ann-Margaret Ferrante
MA Food System Collaborative update: virtual forums, policy papers and work by local food policy councils, Winton Pitcoff, Director
Massachusetts Buy Local Programs and strategies to support food and ag during dramatic market shifts: Mackenzie May, Central MA Buy Local
Food system recovery, the Council and MA Local Food Action Plan going forward: John Waite