Fair Oaks hosts 3rd Generation Iowa Farmer Howard Vlieger "My Experience with Raising GMO Crops"

The California State Grange, Label GMOs and Moms Across America are proud to present an extensive speaker tour featuring Howard Vlieger.  Howard is a 3rd generation family farmer, and he is the primary coordinator and co-author of the only livestock feeding study in which GMO corn and soy and non-GMO corn and soy were fed to pigs for their lifetime as a meat animal. This scientific study was published in the Journal of Organic Systems in June of 2013. Howard is an internationally recognized speaker and educator on the subject of GMO crops and biological crop production. His experience with crop nutrition advisory dates back to 1992 and his research and testing of GMO crops dates back to 1994/1996. Howard has worked with crop and livestock producers all across the US and in Canada. You won’t want to miss this opportunity to learn firsthand from a real farmer and researcher, the truth about the challenges associated with GMO crops as well as the effects they are having on the soil, plants, animals and people.

Bring Flashlight at 6:30 PM if you would like to join a night tour of Raphael garden. Howard will begin speaking at 7:00 PM, and there will be plenty of time for Q&A following his presentation.  For info, contact: Jessica Denning at 916 715-2731    
http://www.examiner.com/article/howard-vlieger-now-is-the-time Oct 2013


January 24, 2014 at 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Steiner College: Raphael Garden, Teacher Education room
9200 Fair Oaks Blvd
Fair Oaks, CA 95628
United States
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