Symphony of the Soil film screening and reception

Nov 17 from 05:00 PM to 09:00 PM
1001 Giedt Hall, UC Davis campus

Symphony of the Soil

5-6 p.m.: Reception
6-9 p.m.: Film and panel discussion with director, UC faculty and local community members

Filmed on four continents and sharing the voices of some of the world’s most esteemed soil scientists, farmers and activists, the film portrays soil as a protagonist of our planetary story. Using a captivating mix of art and science, the film shows that soil is a complex living organism, the foundation of life on earth…  Through the knowledge and wisdom revealed in this film, we can come to respect, even revere, this miraculous substance, and appreciate that treating the soil right can help solve some of our most pressing environmental problems.

Hosted by UC Davis Soils and Biogeochemistry Graduate Group
Sponsored by the Agricultural Sustainability Institute at UC Davis