Tim Wise on Supporting Local and Sustainable Agriculture – Food Tank

Timothy A. Wise, Senior Research Fellow at the Global Development and Environment Institute at Tufts University, is speaking at the inaugural Boston Food Tank Summit, “Investing in Discovery,” which will be held in collaboration with Tufts University and Oxfam America on April 1, 2017.

In addition to his work at Tufts University, Tim directs the Land and Food Rights Program at the Cambridge-based Small Planet Institute. He is also currently working on a book, tentatively titled Feeding Illusions: Agribusiness, Family Farmers, and the Future of Food, based on research conducted while he was on a fellowship from the Open Society Foundations.

Food Tank had the opportunity to speak with Tim about his inspiration, current work, and the need to support local and sustainable agriculture.

 

Timothy A. Wise, Senior Research Fellow at the Global Development and Environment Institute at Tufts University, is speaking at the inaugural Boston Food Tank Summit.

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