Clucking about Maryn McKenna “BIG CHICKEN” Book Party with White Oak Pastures Nov. 15
Maryn McKenna’s newly released book -- “BIG CHICKEN – The Incredible Story of How Antibiotics Created Modern Agriculture and Changed the Way the World Eats” -- is poised to ruffle some feathers in a healthy way. The acclaimed journalist reveals chicken’s rise from backyard bird to an antibiotic-laced industrial commodity impacting human health around the world. As economics, politics and cultural forces nest, companies, activists, farmers and chefs are pecking out a path to a better way. Meet McKenna at a book signing party on Wednesday, Nov. 15 on the patio at Miller Union. Find out how sustainably raised pastured poultry can make all the difference in taste and good health while enjoying appetizers made with White Oak Pastures poultry as well as red or white wine. A copy of the book is included in the $30 ticket price. Limited number of tickets available; buy tickets online.