Extension Office to address food myths in upcoming seminar

Published 8:26 pm Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Fact or fiction?

The Dallas County Extension Office will host a seminar addressing the common food myths.

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“Come and find out the truth about Genetically Modified Organisms (GMOs) genetically engineered, bio-technology and other food terms, and what they all mean,” according to a release from Extension Director Callie Nelson.

“Confusion over hormones and antibiotics will be addressed and our state specialists will answer your questions so you can make informed decisions when purchasing food,” Nelson said.

This seminar will be Thursday, Oct. 25 at 5:30 p.m. at the Central Alabama Farmers’ Co-op, located at U.S. Hwy. 80 West in Selma.

The cost is $10 per person and will cover dinner, handouts and materials.

Registration is required, and can be picked up at the Dallas County Extension Office.

Registration must be done by Monday, Oct. 22.

For more information, call 334-875-3200.