SC Food & Real Estate Forum: Exploring the Intersection of Food & Real Estate

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Lowcountry Local First and the Urban Land Institute SC present:

South Carolina Food & Real Estate Forum: Exploring the Intersection of Food & Real Estate

November 30, 2017
11:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.

The Schoolhouse: 720 Magnolia Rd, Charleston, SC 29407

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Keynote Speakers:
– Daron “Farmer D” Joffe, nationally recognized organic/biodynamic farmer & eco-entrepreneur
– Ann Kulze, best-selling author & founder & CEO, Just Wellness, LLC
– Carter Redd, project director, Kiawah River, The Beach Company's first agri-community

Expert panelists including:
– Lindsey Barrow, Lowcountry Street Grocery
– Katie Donahoe, Wando High School Agriculture Instructor
– Ben Gibson, Ashley Ridge High School Agriculture Instructor
– Drew Harrison, The Green Heart Project
– Germaine Jenkins, Chicora Community Garden
– Carmen Ketron, MUSC Urban Farm
– Harry Lesesne, Charleston Parks Conservancy
– Carl Sobicinski, Table 301, Greenville, SC
– Stefanie Swackhamer, Tiger Corner Farms
– Brian Wheat, Director of Sustainable Agriculture, Lowcountry Local First
– Others to be confirmed!

Agenda Highlights:

– 11:30 a.m. – 12:45 p.m. — Registration and Networking Lunch (featuring fresh food from a local chef & farm)
– 1 p.m. – Meet the Chef
– 1:30 – 2 p.m. — Keynote Presentation: Daron “Farmer D” Joffe, Citizen Farmers: The Biodynamic Way to Grow Healthy Food, Build Thriving Communities and Give Back to the Earth
– 2 – 3 p.m. — Panel Discussion: Bridging the Gap – Food, Economic Development, Equity, and Health
– 3 – 4 p.m. — Panel Discussion: Returns on Investment – Health, Community and Real Estate
– 4 – 5 p .m. — Inspiring Innovation: Lightning round presentations from passionate experts on how to create safer, healthier places to live and work
– 5 p.m. — Networking Reception and Tour of the Magnolia Community Garden


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