Lydia Zepeda

Program / Dept 1
Nelson Institute for Environmental Studies
Program / Dept 2
Consumer Science
Short Research Description

Organic and local food: consumer choice, access, production, markets. Sustainability and social justice issues regarding food choice, distribution and production. Food waste.

Membership in other UW Grad Training Programs
Nelson Institute of Environmental Studies, LACIS (Latin American, Caribbean and Iberian Studies Program), Urban & Regional Planning, Gender & Women's Studies
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Undergrad Major:
Agricultural Economics
Grad Major:
Agricultural Economics
Significance:
to help students connect research to altruism: health and sustainable food access for the poor: good, safe working conditions and decent incomes for those producing and working in the food system.