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 […]

Tokoroa, timber town – Roadside Stories

[Prince Charles] There was a very long and complicated system on the production line for producing paper, which at the end I think was going to be used for making bags to put cement in which then goes to China, as far as I could make out. But something didn’t quite work and the paper […]

Building a Future with Farmers: Lindsey Lusher Shute at TEDxManhattan 2013

My guess is that a lot of you in this room can think of someone in your family who farmed way back. The last person before I came along to farm in my family was this guy. My great-grandfather Henry Clarkis Sheets. Henry farmed in the foothills of southeast Ohio where he produced dairy, pork, […]

Poachers Want This Tree Worth More Than Gold (WILD: Episode 6)

This wooden bracelet I’m about to put on is worth nearly US$5,000. It’s made from agarwood, an extremely prized material that comes from incense trees. The fragrant wood can sell for more than its weight in gold. But illegal logging is threatening not just this tree, but also the ecosystem and identity of its home, […]

The Venus Flytrap / How to Grow a Venus FlyTrap : Everything you need to know in 3 minutes.

Hi everyone welcome back to the greenhouse. In Todays video, We are going to talk about Venus-flytraps. To give you guys some tips and tricks about growing them to make sure you have as much success as I do. Now one of the misconceptions about growing Venus-flytraps is that there really hard to grow. That […]

AgriCULTURE – Crawfish Farmers in South Louisiana

I started about sixty five years ago when I first bought this piece of property I started off with three acres of crawfish which I would do manually without a boat and of course I progressed through the years and a few years later I got the 20 acres still, still doing it without a […]

Korea to cut greenhouse gases by 37% by 2030 2030 온실가스 배출전망치 대비 37% 감축 정부안 확정돼

The government has rolled out a plan to slash greenhouse gas emissions by 37-percent in 15 years. That means a commitment to reducing Korea′s overall current output of 850 million tons… to 535 million. Under the plan, over 25 percent will come from business-as-usual reductions, while 11 percent will be trimmed from carbon offsetting. The […]

How corn conquered the world – Chris A. Kniesly

Corn currently accounts for more than one tenth of our global crop production. The United States alone has enough cornfields to cover Germany. But while other crops we grow come in a range of varieties, over 99% of cultivated corn is the exact same type: Yellow Dent #2. This means that humans grow more Yellow […]

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