"Bitter Seeds," documentary screening
Thursday, May 21, 2015
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Mt. Horeb Public Library, 105 Perimeter Rd, Mt Horeb, WI; 437-5021
Host: Mt. Horeb Public Library. Film: Bitter Seeds
Every 30 minutes a farmer in India kills himself because he can no longer provide for his family. This documentary takes us to a village at the center of this crisis to explore how biotechnology is changing the way farming is done and driving small-scale farmers off the land.
Green Tuesdays & Thursdays events offer opportunities for lively discussion and community engagement around sustainability topics. Events are free and open to the public.
Green Tuesdays & Thursdays are brought to you by The Natural Step Monona in collaboration with many community partners in Dane County, including the Mt. Horeb Public Library. The program is supported by "Gold-Green Sponsors" Willy Street Co-op and Madison Gas & Electric, and "Silver-Green Sponsor" Dane County Environmental Council, with ongoing support from Richard and Judy Fritz.