Wednesday, October 15 • 7:00am - 10:00am
Borlaug CAST Communication Award Presentation and Food Dialogues®

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The Council for Agricultural Science and Technology (CAST) and DuPont invite you to honor the 2014 Borlaug CAST Communication Award winner on the occasion of the 2014 Borlaug Dialogue hosted by the World Food Prize Foundation.

Dr. Alison Van Eenennaam, an Animal Genomics and Biotechnology Cooperative Extension Specialist in the Department of Animal Science at the University of California, Davis, will speak on, The Livestock Revolution. The award presentation will be followed by Food Dialogues® hosted by U.S. Farmers & Ranchers Alliance. The Food Dialogues panelists will be discussing GMOs and the Consumer Mindset: Do Perception and Marketing Outweigh Science.

7:00 - 7:30 a.m.  
Complimentary Breakfast sponsored by DuPont Pioneer

7:30 - 8:30 a.m.
Borlaug CAST Communication Award Program
~ Winner's Remarks: Dr. Alison Van Eenennaam - The Livestock Revolution
8:30 - 10:00 a.m.  

Food Dialogues hosted by U.S. Farmers and Ranchers Alliance - GMOs and the Consumer Mindset: Do Perception and Marketing Outweigh Science?
Jay ByrnePresident, v-Fluence Interactive
Julie KenneyFarmer, CommonGround Iowa
David SutherlandProfessional Artist & Amateur Animal Rights/Vegan Activist
Alison Van EenennaamCooperative Extension Specialist, Animal Genomics and Biotechnology, University of California--Davis 

This event is free and open to the public. An RSVP is requested by clicking here, or by emailing Melissa Sly at msly@cast-science.org

Wednesday October 15, 2014 7:00am - 10:00am
Cedar Rapids, Council Bluffs, Davenport, Dubuque Rooms Downtown Des Moines Marriott (3rd Floor)

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