Food security conference set for Sept. 10


Several of the world’s leading authorities in food production, safety, and security will gather for a daylong conference exploring “Technology Implementation at the Local Level: Food Security for the Future” at Mississippi State University in September.

MSU’s International Institute will host the symposium in Colvard Student Union's Foster Ballroom on Monday, Sept. 10, 2012. It will cover a wide range of topics: America’s commitment to global food security, MSU’s commitment and contributions to global development, global challenges and university engagement, and more.

For more information, including an agenda, list of invited participants, and conference registration, visit

Contact Benjy Mikel at or Lokesh Shivakumaraiah at with your questions.

Jim Laird | University Relations

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