Thanks to everyone who attended the Summit!  See below for links to the day’s presentations.

Click here for the agenda.

What are the hurdles as we work towards statewide composting? What would the economic impact be of a composting industry in Illinois? Read these two reports and know the facts:

View presentations:

Break Out Session 1 – Food Recovery
Susan Vescovi
Herman Carnie
Kay McKeen

Break Out Session 1 – Local, Sustainable Agriculture
Matt Tansley
Liz Moran Stelk
Brad Liebov

Break Out Session 1 – Research and Business Innovatiom
Jonathan Pereira
Kuldip Kumar
Jason Weeden – no slides
Jim Slama

Idea Challenge – All presentations

Break Out Session 2 – Water Quality Protection
Amy Walkenbach
Lauren Lurkins

Break Out Session 2 – Food Scrap Composting and Soil
Jen Nelson
Duane Friend
Kay McKeen
Walter Willis
Sara Ryan

Collaborative Planning
Jen Walling

Thank you to the event sponsors: