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Co-op Outreach Coordinator to Speak
St. Peter Food Co-Op outreach coordinator to share information.
Katie Boone, Education & Outreach Coordinator at the St. Peter Food Co-op, will speak Friday, July 27, on the topic "Why Organic?" at Minnesota State University, Mankato.
The free public presentation, scheduled from noon-1 p.m. in the Centennial Student Union's Nickerson Room 238, is sponsored by Minnesota State Mankato's Wellness Committee.
Boone works to educate the community so that people can make the best decisions for them and their family when it comes to eating wholesome, good food, and the "Why Organic?" presentation will help explain the differences in various food labeling, the differences between conventional vs. organic farming, and how it impacts you and your family's overall health and well-being.
She said that St. Peter Food Co-op’s goal is to empower individuals with information so that making healthy food choices is easy to do.