Food for Thought: Cultivating Food and Inclusive Employment–A Vertical Farm Takes Root in Wyoming

Food for Thought

Event Date

Silverado Sensory Theater, Robert Mondavi Institute for wine and food science

The UC Davis Campus Global Theme for 2020 is- Food for Thought: Feeding Ourselves, Feeding the Planet. The Robert Mondavi Institute for Wine and Food Science is hosting a screening of the award-winning documentary, "Heart of Glass". The film is about an audacious social venture in Wyoming that combines high-tech local food production and meaningful employment for people with disabilities. Plants and people grow together in this intimate portrait of innovation, inclusion and community. After the movie, stay for a panel discussion with the filmmaker, Jennifer Tennican, local food experts, disability self-advocates and other important stakeholders. Following the panel, enjoy a reception featuring local food and drinks.