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Reclaim the Aisles: A Strategy Workshop for GE-Free Food Activists
04 Oct 2001
Learn how to pressure your local supermarket into removing genetically engineered food from their shelves.
Reclaim the Aisles
A Strategy Workshop for Ge-Free Food Activists

Saturday, October 20
9am-5pm
Cambridge, MA

***Pre-Registration Deadline: Wednesday, October 10******

What:
This one day strategy session is designed for people interested in
halting the spread of genetically engineered food. Workshop sessions will
focus on how to both educate supermarket shoppers and increase the pressure
on grocery stores to remove genetically engineered food.
The workshop is FREE, but pre-registration is required. Registration forms
can be found at www.cleanwaterfund.org/safefoods.

Workshops include:
- Banner-making 101 (for groups)
- In-store education how-to's
- Dispelling the biotech industry's myths
- What's the alternative to ge food?
- Media: Getting local coverage
- Labeling food
- Store front public outreach alternatives
- Legal Information

Other possible workshops will include:
Legislation Update, both state and federal
Shareholder action on biotech
Getting your favorite restaurants to go ge free
Genetically Engineered Fish & how to stop it

The workshop is sponsored by the Safe Foods Campaign and Clean Water Action.
For more information or to register by phone please call Linda Setchell at
617-338-8131.
See also:
www.cleanwaterfund.org/safefoods
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