Wellington County Soil and Crop Improvement Association hosts Before the Plate documentary

MAPLETON – The Wellington County Soil and Crop Improvement Association, in partnership with the Grand River Conservation Authority (GRCA), the Wellington Federation of Agriculture, and the Grand River Agricultural Society are hosting a showing of the revolutionary documentary Before the Plate.

The event will take place on Aug. 24 at the GRCA Conestogo Lake Park near Drayton.

Before the Plate is a documentary detailing how Ontario’s food is produced.

“Viewing the film will give you a greater sense of appreciation of how a dinner plate is constructed,” organizers state.

Members of the production team will be on hand to answer questions.

The evening begins at 6:30pm and tickets,  $5 per person, must be purchased in advance by going to the website https//calendar.grandriver.ca or contact Linda McFadden at her linda.mcfadden@wightman.ca.