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Phil Howard
 
Uniformity to Diversity in Food:
  From Uniformity to Diversity in the Food System - this presentation will describe dominant food system trends towards uniformity and their impacts, with a focus on ownership, production, ingredients and breeds/seeds.
  It will also examine much smaller, but growing counter-trends toward diversity, and how we can strengthen these efforts.
   
 
Biography:
  Phil Howard is an associate professor in Michigan State University's Department of Community Sustainability and a member of the International Panel of Experts on Sustainable Food Systems.
  He is the author of Concentration and Power in the Food System (Bloomsbury 2016).
  His visualizations of food systems changes have been featured in numerous media outlets.
   
   
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