Two Impressive CAST Events Coming in October

September 18, 2015

Research Paper Rollouts:  Warning--This Food Label May Cause Confusion

On Monday, October 5, Dr. Kent Messer (University of Delaware) will present CAST's latest issue paper--Process Labeling of Food: Consumer Behavior, the Agricultural Sector, and Policy Recommendations--during three sessions in Washington, D.C.

** 10:00 a.m. (EDT) at the National Coalition for Food and Agricultural Research (NC-FAR) Hill Seminar (U.S. Senate Briefing)

**12 noon at the NC-FAR "Lunch 'n Learn" (U.S. House Briefing)

** 4:00 p.m. presentation at the Grocery Manufacturers Association—Click here for details. Presentations are free and open to the public. Please RSVP to


Borlaug CAST Communication Award Presentation during World Food Prize Week

The Council for Agricultural Science and Technology and DuPont invite you to attend the 2015 Borlaug CAST Communication Award presentation on Wednesday, October 14, featuring a keynote address by 2015 BCCA recipient Dr. Channapatna S. Prakash: Everything I Know About GMOs, I Learned on Social Media.
This session will be followed by a panel discussion regarding The Challenge of Expo Milano 2015: Feeding the Planet, Energy for Life hosted in conjunction with the International Food Information Council Foundation.

This morning event is part of World Food Prize week in Des Moines, Iowa. The breakfast begins at 7:00, and the program begins at 7:30. Check here for details.