Andrew Reichman – Local Egg Farming Impact

We try to be good neighbors to everybody. We’re probably buying eighty-five percent of our corn needs from local farmers, and when I say local, within a fifty, sixty mile radius. We have accounts at all the hardware stores, where you go through all the auto part companies, we provide employment for seven days a […]

Strategic Investments 2015: Manufacturing – Western Forest Products

(upbeat music) Welcome to Western Forest Products manufacturing. We’re proud of what we do and we’re looking forward to a long, healthy and sustainable future on the coast of British Columbia. The people at Western are committed to becoming the best in the business, and as a result, together, we are the leading producer of […]

Farming in Manitoba: Community

– Agriculture in the classroom. So I get to go all over the Province of Manitoba speaking to students like you about agriculture. – So agriculture in the classroom is a very dynamic organization here in the Province. And what we do, essentially, is connect students at all ages, so kindergarten through grade 12, to […]

Aquaponic Urban Farm Grows Vegetables through the Winter Snow

This is John Kohler with today I have another exciting episode for you; I’m here in Cleveland, Ohio. Yes that’s where the Cleveland 351 Ford Motor Engine was made; I had a friend that had a Mustang with a Cleveland 351. Anyways, this is the first time I’ve been in Cleveland and I’m having […]

Growing Food in the City – Urban Rooftop Farm in Downtown Toronto

>>ARLENE: we are at a quarter-acre rooftop farm at Ryerson University in downtown Toronto. We produce ten thousand pounds of food each year that goes to the farmers’ market and to our CSA customers and it’s distributed to the food room as well which is where students can get food for free. When we started […]

Katherine Wolf Speaks on Dealing with Pain | Hope Heals All | Southern Living

Those who are “resilient,” possibly even flourishing in their hard stories is something the world so desperately needs. Is, wait, how are you doing that? How are you living into your really hard circumstances you would have never chosen? (gentle classical music) God is using all this in such powerful ways that I really have […]

Turning the Farm Bill into the Food Bill: Ken Cook at TEDxManhattan

Translator: Bob Prottas Reviewer: Ariana Bleau Lugo Changing the way we eat. It comes down, in the main, I think to a lot of personal decisions that all of us make about what to eat and how and when to eat it. But there’s also an important role for the government. Every year the government […]

Rediscovering small scale farming in Switzerland (One week on a bike to visit 6 sustainable farms)

Last week was the European sustainable development week and I got invited by the fairtraveller to join them on a Fair crawl by bike across Switzerland for one week. You don’t know what a fair crawl is? It’s like a pub crawl but with fair spots and during a week We visited six farms in […]

Howling Timbers provides life-long sanctuary to wolf-dogs

My name is Brenda Pearson and I’m the co-founder of Pearson’s Howling Timbers Animal Sanctuary. Our organization started out over 20 years ago rescuing wolf dogs. We didn’t realize how many animals were out there until we received a phone call regarding our first one and after that the phone calls just kept coming in. […]