Please join our friends with Santa Barbara Permaculture Network for this fascinating documentary! Ground Operations: Battlefields to Farmfields with documentary filmmaker Dulanie Ellis
Sunday, November 9, 2014
Santa Barbara Central Library, Faulkner Gallery
$10 Suggested Donation
America Needs A Million New Farmers, Veterans Want the Job!
Joined by filmmaker Dulanie Ellis, in honor of the Veteran’s Day holiday, Santa Barbara Permaculture Network hosts a film showing of “Ground Operations: Battlefields to Farmfields, a inspiring documentary describing a national movement to connect veterans to agriculture.
Following the film, there will be a discussion about the role veterans can play as farmers, ranchers and artisan food producers. Please join us!
~In honor of the Veterans Day holiday, all donations will go to the Ground Operations Campaign~
No reservations required. More info: www.sbpermaculture.org, [email protected], 805-962-2571.
Sponsored by: Santa Barbara Permaculture Network. Co-sponsors: Santa Barbara Food Alliance, SB Independent, Fund for Santa Barbara, Edible Santa Barbara Magazine, Isla Vista Food Coop, Hopedance Media, SOL Food Festival, Sojourner Cafe, and more.
Ground Operations: Battlefields to Farmfields is a social action campaign featuring a Documentary Film, a companion E-Book, and a National Tour, with a goal to strengthen the veterans-in-agriculture network and increase their resources, so that they can create healthy new lives for themselves and sustainable food security for us all.
Learn more: www.groundoperations.net
Film Trailer on You Tube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZskF1VwvZSU
Homegrown by Heroes is the USDA certification for agricultural operations owned by veterans: www.hgbh.org
The Farm Bureau Resource Guide to Assist Veterans in Agriculture: Veterans Guide
Farmer Veteran Coalition: http://www.farmvetco.org
Facebook & Website: https://www.facebook.com/farmerveterancoalition/