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JFK nephew to speak at Mansfield festival

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Robert F. Kennedy Jr., the nephew of former President John F. Kennedy, is coming to Mansfield for Baker Creek Heirloom Seeds' spring planting festival.

Kennedy previously spoke at Baker Creek's national heirloom expo in California. He's again slated to speak on "seed security" during the May 3-4 festival, a spokesperson for Baker Creek said.

Kennedy also is known for founding anti-vaccination organization Children’s Health Defense, though the spokesperson said that would not be a topic at the upcoming speech in Mansfield.

Read more from the Springfield News-Leader.


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