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Food for Thought Film Series – Farmers for America

May 9 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Free

WHO WILL FEED US?
The average age of the U.S. farmer is 60.

Half of America’s farmland is going to change hands in the next 12 years.

20% of our food is imported.

This is the story of young people who are stepping up.

View the trailer here – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=K–AyICRAuY

This film screening will be directly followed by a panel of first generation farmers.

Thank you to our sponsor Balls Food for making this program FREE to the public.

Food for Thought is by hosted by K-State’s Urban Food Systems Program. It will occur on the Second Thursday of the month at Kansas State University’s Olathe campus. While this event is free donations will be gladly accepted. All funds collected will go to support future UFS events such as our study tours, community workshops and of course this film series.

Location: Forum Hall, KSU-Olathe Campus

Details

Date:
May 9
Time:
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Website:
https://events.k-state.edu/event/food_for_thought_film_series_-_farmers_for_america#.XNGtNo5KiUk