Synopsis: Seeds of Time tells the story of protecting the future of our food in the face of accelerating effects of climate change on farmers globally. Indigenous Peruvian farmers are already suffering those effects, as they try to save over 1,500 varieties of native potato.
Start Time: Monday, April 22, 2019 5:30 PM
End Time: Monday, April 22, 2019 8:45 PM
Location: Douglass Student Center
Address: 100 George Street
Campus: Douglass
Room: Trayes Hall
City, State, Country: New Brunswick, NJ US
Fee: No Fee
Sponsor: Permanent Mission of Peru to the UN; Rutgers Climate Institute; Rutgers School of Environmental & Biological Sciences Rutgers Dept of Plant Biology; Rutgers Global; Students for Envmtl Awareness; SEED, The Food Science Club.
Category: Special Event
Web Site: https://tinyurl.com/seeds-of-time
Contact Name: Dr. Marjorie Kaplan
Contact Email: kaplan@envsci.rutgers.edu
Contact Phone: (848) 932-5739
Additional Information: Reception is at 5:30 PM and Film Screening and Panel Discussion starts at 6:30 PM. Registration strongly encouraged and required for visitors to Rutgers
Target Audience: Current Students,  Undergraduate Students,  Graduate Students,  Faculty,  Staff,  Alumni,  General Public