Food Matters held a wonderful event last week to get the year long project off to a good start. Four exceptional speakers, with backgrounds in farming, development and research, gave ten minute talks on what food means to them. A great audience then quizzed them on a range of questions.
Using the players below you can listen to most of the evenings content:
Roy Lambourne – A life-long farmer and agricultural consultant, and Churchwarden in Buckinghamshire
Revd Mike Rayner – Director of the British Heart Foundation Health Promotion Research Group at the University of Oxford, and ordained priest in the Church of England
Paul Valentin – A tropical agriculturist by training with 30 years experience in international development, Paul is the International Director of Christian Aid
Questions & Answers
Waste Question – How can food waste be prevented or reduced on the farm and in the household?
Sharing food question – What is the importance of sharing food together?
Price of food question – Do we need to make food cheaper for low income households?