The Future of Food: A Movie & Talk for Everyone Who Eats
Genetically Modified Organisms – What are they and why should you know when you are eating them?
Join Mettabee Farm & Arts, Hawthorne Valley, NOFA-NY, and NY Label GMOs for a screening of The Future of Food and a presentation and discussion by Elizabeth Henderson.
Seasoned farmer, community organizer, researcher, political activist and board member of NOFA-NY, Elizabeth Henderson will discuss the threat of GMOs to human and environmental survival, why foods containing GMOs must be labeled and how individuals can get involved in the pro-labeling efforts. She will briefly explore the science behind genetically modified organisms, analyze their potential health problems. and describe the serious and proven health threats from excessive use of Roundup and other herbicides. She will present the case that the use of GMOs and not labeling food containing them threatens our safety and even our democracy.
5:45 – 7:15 pm – The Future of Food: A documentary film explaining the impact of GMOs on biological and social health.
7:30 – 9:00 pm – Presentation and discussion by Elizabeth Henderson
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