22 Aug '11, 9pm

Does your dream job include helping ensure a healthy environment & safer world? UCS jobs open in DC, Chicago & Cambridge!

• Promote federal policies that help farmers produce a wide array of healthful food for Americans’ dinner tables, and farm in environmentally-friendly ways • Highlight the economic viability and practical benefits of growing an array of crops using modern, sophisticated practices that maintain the health and productivity of U.S. farmlands. • Engage experts on sustainable agriculture solutions. Raise the profile of UCS with expert members of relevant professional societies, and engage and recruit a diverse population of scientists, economists, and policy experts, including young scientists, to promote policy solutions to agricultural issues • Build a drumbeat for sustainable agriculture and shift the narrative so that decision-makers, media, and informed citizens begin to recognize that modern, sustainable practices can be highly productive while also protecting the environ...

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