Home
Go Back

Lecture: Organic Agriculture to the Rescue

Date: 1/22/2013Start Time: 8:00 PMEnd Time: 9:00 PMLocation: Dalby Hall, Argiro Student Center

MUM Distinguished Lecture Series
Organic Agriculture to the Rescue: Using ancient farming wisdom to heal our broken atmosphere
Tuesday, January 22
8:00 p.m. • Dalby Hall

Tom Newmark

Entrepreneur, speaker, author, and activist for organic and non-GMO causes, Tom Newmark is deeply devoted to environmentalism, conservation, and organic herb production, along with more than a decade of experience within the regulatory environments of the natural products industry.

• Co-founder of New Chapter, Inc., one of America’s most respected and successful organic vitamin companies
• Board member of Greenpeace, the American Botanical Council, the Missouri Botanical Garden’s William L. Brown Center, and Friends of the Children’s Eternal Rainforest in Costa Rica
• President and chair of the board of Sacred Seeds
• Co-owner of Finca Luna Nueva, a biodynamic and organic herb farm in Costa Rica that provides tropical-grown botanicals for some of New Chapter’s products
• Co-founder of Semillas Sagradas, a botanical sanctuary that preserves traditional and medicinal plants and the knowledge of uses



search login