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'Healthy Soil, Healthy Food, Healthy People' lecture Jan. 31 in Wilmington

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WILMINGTON – You are invited to the next Midewin National Tallgrass Prairie 2018 Winter Lecture Series on Jan. 31.

The topic is "Healthy Soil, Healthy Food, Healthy People." The one-hour lecture will be held at the Midewin Welcome Center at 7 p.m. Presenter is Erin Meyer, executive director, Spence Farm Foundation

The Spence Farm Foundation’s purpose is to connect cultural influencers to the sources of food through a multi-sensory approach. In this lecture, learn how sustainable farming methods and farm work should be a part of our prescription for good health.

Doors open at 6:30pm, with light refreshments provided by the Midewin Alliance. Space is limited and registration is required for these free lectures. Please call 815-423-6370 or e-mail Midewin_RSVP@fs.fed.us to register.