PENDLETON -- "DIRT! The Movie" will be shown 6:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Prodigal Son Brewery and Pub, 230 S.E. Court Ave. This is a free public screening sponsored by a partnership of the Umatilla County Soil and Water Conservation District, the Natural Resources Conservation Service, CAPECO, and the Oregon Chapter of the Soil and Water Conservation Society.
The film tells the story of earth's most valuable and under-appreciated source of fertility, dirt, from its miraculous beginning to its crippling degradation. It brings to life the environmental, economic, social and political impact that the soil has. For more information, call 541-276-8131.