Journey to the American heartland in this don’t miss documentary about a visionary Nebraska farm family who understood that modern agriculture was ailing, and found a cure. From farmer’s son to soil scientist to missionary and back to farmer, organic pioneer David Vetter has dedicated his life to a “ministry to the soil.” With both historical context and an eye to the future, Dreaming of a Vetter World shows it’s possible to jump off conventional agriculture’s pesticide treadmill. It’s also a story about love, hope and place; an inspiring example of perseverance and doing what you know is right-against all odds.
With Sonoma County’s childhood cancer rates 3rd in state, this is an important film from people who said YES WE CAN DO THIS! The map below represents the concentration of carcinogens from pesticide use. We must do better.