Food Dialogues 2013


The Food Dialogues at the BIO International Convention

The U.S. Farmers & Ranchers Alliance (USFRA) is hosting a Food Dialogues event at the 2013 BIO International Convention in Chicago. The program titled, "The Straight Story on Biotech in Agriculture: The Media and its Impact on Consumers" will feature a panel of experts from multiple disciplines.

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The event streams live beginning April 22 at 1:45 p.m. CDT at

This event will be moderated by Ron Insana, senior analyst, CNBC and financial industry expert.b


Emily Anthese, journalist and author, Frankenstein’s Cat (@EmilyAnthes)
Dr. Bob Goldberg, plant molecular biologist 
Melinda Hemmelgarn, M.S., R.D., freelance writer, speaker and columnist (@food_sleuth)
Pam Johnson, Iowa farmer
Michael Olson, host of Food Chain Radio (@MichaelKOlson)
Jerry Slocum, Mississippi farmer
Steve Smith, chairman of

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MT @fosterk96: Keep an eye on @farmanddairy & @fosterk96 as we curate Food Dialogues at BIO International Convention later today. #foodDSusan Crowell

The GMO Panel discussions begins TODAY at 1:45 p.m. CT. 

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