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Food summit Tuesday in Silver Springs

Healthy Communities Coalition of Lyon and Storey Counties will host a food summit to focus on developing a sustainable food system that supports the health, nutrition, and economics of western Nevada from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday at the Silver Stage High School in Silver Springs.The conference will address a broad range of inter-related topics impacting the food systems in Lyon, Storey, Mineral, Churchill, Carson and Washoe counties. Keynote speakers include USDA Rural Development Deputy Secretary Kathleen Merrigan, who has led USDA's “Know Your Farmer, Know Your Food” initiative, and David Berliner, an educational psychologist who is nationally known …

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