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What Large Poultry Plants Mean for Local Communities and Poultry Growers Presentation

October 3, 2017 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

LETUS (Lawrence Ecology Teams United in Sustainability) is sponsoring a presentation by Dr. Don Stull on “What Large Poultry Plants Mean for Local Communities and Poultry Growers”. Dr. Stull will speak on Tuesday October 3 at 7:30 p.m. at Flory Meeting Hall (East) at the Douglas County Fairgrounds, 2110 Harper Street, Lawrence, Kansas.

Dr. Stull is an emeritus professor of anthropology at KU and has studied the meat and poultry industry for over 30 years. He is coauthor of “Slaughterhouse Blues: The Meat and Poultry Industry in North America.” The event is co-sponsored by LETUS (Lawrence Ecology Teams United in Sustainability – an interfaith network of Protestant, Catholic, Jewish faith communities), the Kansas Rural Center, Sierra Club -Wakarusa Group, Jayhawk Audubon, LETUS (Lawrence Ecology Teams United in Sustainability – an interfaith network of Protestant, Catholic, Jewish faith communities), and Kansas Women Environmental Network. For more information, contact Thad Holcombe  785-843-2574  or tjholcombe@gmail.com.

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Date:
October 3, 2017
Time:
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm