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“Kiss the Ground” Film Discussion: Why Soil Health Matters
What is regenerative agriculture, why is it important, and how does Rushton Farm put these practices to work? Join Fred de Long, Director of the Community Farm Program, and the Rushton Farm crew for a community discussion about their farming practices and the connection to the documentary “Kiss the Ground”. We invite you to watch this film on your own time and bring your questions to this virtual gathering for a group discussion.
Fred will also give everyone an update on how things are coming along in the greenhouse as the 2021 season is underway! The Rushton Farm Staff will talk about the upcoming plant sale and the many varieties of fruits, vegetables, and flowers you can add to your garden for this upcoming season.
“Kiss the Ground” Film Description
Kiss the Ground is a full-length documentary narrated by Woody Harrelson that sheds light on a “new, old approach” to farming called “regenerative agriculture” that has the potential to balance our climate, replenish our vast water supplies, and feed the world.
*There is no need to watch this film before registering or attending this program. If you choose, you can watch this film with a Netflix subscription. Questions? Please email firstname.lastname@example.org.