‘Fresh’ film explores industrial food system
May 31, 2011
The municipal Resource Conservation Office is offering something fresh for filmgoers.
“Fresh,” the film, celebrates farmers, thinkers and business people in the midst of reinventing the food system.
The free film is at 6:30 p.m. June 30 at the King County Library Service Center, 960 Newport Way N.W. Participants can arrive early for a chance to talk to experts and exhibitors, and to enjoy a light snack. Call 837-3400 to learn more.
The film explores the darker impacts of industrial agriculture: food contamination, environmental pollution, depletion of natural resources and obesity. “Fresh” also highlights healthier and sustainable alternatives for the future.
Participants can also learn about local food in Issaquah.