The Farmer that Feeds Us is a doc-series that was released in December 2018 and takes a raw look at food access and insecurity, gentrification and cultural diversity in Charlotte, NC. We will screen episode two of the series and follow-up with a moderated panel. Watch a film preview and learn more here. This event is free and open to the public. WFU students with a student ID will get a free popcorn.
Panelists include: Zack Wyatt, Executive Director of the North Carolina Farm Trust; Chef Njathi Kabui, a Kenyan-born chef, urban farmer and food activist; Samantha Winship, local business-owner of Mother’s Finest Urban Farm who was recently named Minority Female Farmer of the Year by Minority Landowners Magazine; and Michael Banner, an urban farmer and community organizer who serves on the Forsyth Foodworks advisory council.