12:30 – 2PM
Wednesday, October 3, 2012
Growing Forward: A New Vision for Food and Farming in America
Join Curt Ellis (Yale ’02), winner of the Heinz and Peabody Awards, for a multimedia exploration of the state and future of food and farming in America. Mixing film clips, insights and humor, Ellis will examine the economic, ethical and environmental realities of America’s corn-fed food system, then show the hopeful solutions that taking root among a generation of farmers, chefs, food entrepreneurs and public health leaders who are getting their hands in the dirt.