March 14, 2020
Who owns life? Seeds is a dramatic reenactment of the seven-year legal battle between Saskatchewan farmer Percy Schmeiser and the multinational biotech corporation Monsanto Inc. While debates about genetically modified organisms are multiplying everywhere, life-changing experiments are being conducted in the food we eat. This documentary play leads us through a suspenseful labyrinth of legal conflicts around patent rights, scientific debates about genetically modified food, and property clashes between farmers and the biotech industry.
Heirloom tomato salad with roasted corn, pickled red onion, arugula, cotija, and toasted pepitas
Pan-seared salmon with pesto, roasted tomato–red quinoa pilaf, and green beans gremolata, or toasted chickpeas and cauliflower with pesto, roasted tomato–red quinoa pilaf, and green beans gremolata (V)
Apple pie with cinnamon whipped cream and baked Granny Smith apple