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Jessica Ryals, MPA
Jessica Ryals
Sustainable Food Systems Agent

Jessica Ryals is the Sustainable Food Systems Agent for UF/IFAS Extension in Collier County. She develops comprehensive sustainable food system education programs that focus on small farms, sustainable agriculture, home-scale food production, small food businesses, food access, and consumer education. She is co-chair of the Southwest Florida Small Farmers Network. Her research interests include sustainable agriculture, community planning and policy.

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(352) 273-3566

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