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Event: Wasted! The Story of Food Documentary + Panel Discussion
May 8 @ 2:30 pm - 5:00 pm
40% of the food in America is Wasted.
Join us at this Green Business Network event as we view the documentary Wasted! The Story of Food Waste followed by a panel discussion highlighting what businesses are doing to curb food waste at all points along the food “chain” in KC.
Panelists will include:
Jeanne Johnson, Johnson Farms
Christine Rankin, Hallmark Crown Room
Stan Slaughter, Missouri Organic Recycling
Mariah Friend, After the Harvest
Moderated by Cassandra Ford, Bridging The Gap’s Business Recycling Program Manager
Who should attend
If you eat, this event is for you. Since this is a business network, companies with employee cafeterias, local farmers, restaurants and caterers, food service providers and food distributors are especially encouraged to attend.
About the Documentary
WASTED: The Story of Food Waste, a documentary by Anthony Bourdain, aims to change the way people buy, cook, recycle, and eat food. Through the eyes of chef-heroes like Bourdain, Dan Barber, Massimo Bottura, and Danny Bowien, WASTED! exposes the criminality of food waste and shows us how each of us can make small changes – all of them delicious – to make the most of every kind of food. View the trailer here.
Cost: Free to both Green Business Network members and non-members
Registration in advance is required.