COLUMBIA – "Food, Inc.," a documentary by filmmaker Robert Kenner, will be showing at 6 p.m. tonight at Ragtag Cinema.
"Food, Inc." follows the nation's food industry and uncovers issues the film claims are being hidden from consumers. The documentary looks at various issues, including the nation's food supply, the livelihood of U.S. farmers, worker safety and the environment, according to the film's Web site.
A panel discussion will be held after the documentary viewing. Panel members include people from various local businesses and organizations, including Columbia Sustainability Partners, Missouri Rural Crisis Center, Uprise Bakery, Community Garden Coalition, Show Me Local Food Coalition and Columbia Center for Urban Agriculture.