2011 Midwest Undergraduate Geography Symposium

Saturday, April 30, 2011

This year's symposium will feature two field trip options and lunch in addition to presentations and posters.

Eating Local in Saint Peter
Learn how Saint Peter's food coop, a local coffee shop, a farmers market, and Gustavus Adolphus College are promoting local foods. Tour the new Saint Peter Food Coop and meet local growers, artisan cheese makers, and livestock producers.
Northern Plains Dairy
See firsthand the increasing scale of American agriculture. Located just four miles outside of Saint Peter, this state-of-the-art dairy operation houses 3,000 Jersey cows and features free stall barns and an advanced anaerobic manure digester.

Registration must be received by April 20, 2011


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