The dirt on Dirt

The Victoria Downtown Public Market Society is hosting a free screening of Dirt – the Movie, a documentary highlighting the importance of healthy soil in keeping the world fed. 

It also features a presentation and community dialogue with farmer and food advocate Bob Maxwell.  

Donations are encouraged, with proceeds going towards the establishment of a permanent local produce market in downtown Victoria.  

For details check out www.victoriapublicmarket.com or Dirt – the Event on Facebook. The event takes place at the Fernwood Commmunity Association, 1923 Fernwood Rd., at 7 p.m. on March 15.

rholmen@vicnews.com