Lichens: Corals of the Forest

[Narrator] Do you see them? Look closely. There’s at least 20 different species here! We’re talking lichens. Although we often glaze over lichens when talking about biodiversity, their presence, usefulness, and impact on the environment is vast. But not everyone passes them by. Lichenology is for people who appreciate the little things in life. [Troy […]

Korean Natural Farming How to : FPJ

Hello. Welcome. And this is a How to: Fermented Plant Juice. This is a simple video step on how to make it. If you want the details and the scientific facts, check out my other video: All About Fermented Plant Juice For the rest of the video we will call this FPJ. The first thing […]

Forests in the olden days

I’m in a wood, a rather pretty wood. And a rather special kind of wood. But more about that later. First, let me talk about a persistent myth, which is that Britain and Europe were a sort of forest. A great big forest until the agricultural and/or industrial revolution. No, they weren’t. This has been […]

Biovigilance: A holistic approach to agriculture

[Upbeat electronic music fades in.] Narrator: Every year, horticultural crops are affected by diseases and invasive organisms… …that affect their health and productivity. These pests incur losses for agricultural producers and they have an impact on everyone’s grocery bill. Researchers at the Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu Research Centre in Quebec… …are working with the horticultural industry to develop […]

Do Trees Talk?

Hey smart people, Joe here. Beneath your feet there is a secret network. This network trades resources, transmits information, and can even go to war. I know what you’re thinking, and no, this isn’t the world wide web. It’s something much older. 450 million years older. And it makes life on Earth as we know […]

The secret language of trees – Camille Defrenne and Suzanne Simard

Most of the forest lives in the shadow of the giants that make up the highest canopy. These are the oldest trees, with hundreds of children and thousands of grandchildren. They check in with their neighbors, sharing food, supplies, and wisdom gained over their long lives. They do all this rooted in place, unable to […]

How Trees Secretly Talk to Each Other in the Forest | Decoder

Ouch! What do you think you’re doing? The idea of talking trees has been capturing the human imagination for generations. Did you say something? My bark is worse than my bite. Okay, so maybe they don’t talk to us, but it turns out, trees can “talk” to each other. The trees are speaking to each […]

Anti desertification plantation of trees in Leon Spain – Life+ The Green Deserts

Be a GREEN MUSKETEER and reforest the world with us! – Autumn has arrived in Spain, and with it, the rain and the clouds. At the foot of the San Isidro ski resort in León are the species that are going to be planted with the Groasis Waterboxx technology. During our experience over previous years, […]