You have heard of endangered species, but did you know there are endangered plants? Recent reports show one in five plant species is in danger of extinction, putting food sources and medications in jeopardy. In this virtual program, we are joined by plant scientist experts from Newark-based AeroFarms, a Certified B-Corp specializing in indoor vertical farming. Hear about plant science from these experts and the latest technology helping fix our broken food system.
This program will be available on the following channels at the specified date and time:
This program is made possible by a grant from the New Jersey Council for the Humanities, a state partner of the National Endowment for the Humanities. Any views, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in this program do not necessarily represent those of the National Endowment for the Humanities or the New Jersey Council for the Humanities.
Image Credit: Saya Woolfalk, The Four Virtues (Prudence), 2017. Archival inkjet print, 40 x 30 inches. © Saya Woolfalk, Courtesy Leslie Tonkonow Artworks + Projects