Are indoor vertical farms the future of agriculture? | Stuart Oda

Translator: Joseph Geni Reviewer: Joanna Pietrulewicz So if you live on planet Earth and you’re one of seven billion people that eats food every day, I need you to pay attention, because over the next three decades, we will need to address one of the most critical global challenges of our generation. And I’m not […]

The End of Animal Farming | Jacy Reese | TEDxUniversityofMississippi

Translator: Leonardo Silva Reviewer: David DeRuwe Before we dive in, I want to ask a couple of questions. First, how many of you are vegetarian or vegan? Okay, a few – around maybe 5%. If we asked all US adults, it would be around 5, maybe 10%. Now, how many of you have seen at […]

How Cuban agriculture went from industrial to sustainable

Faithfully Religionless: Timber Hawkeye at TEDxHonolulu 2012

Translator: Timber Hawkeye Reviewer: Sujin Byeon A few years ago I traveled for several months across the country and I stayed with different host families along the way. What I found to be consistently true with everyone I met is that all of our suffering is self-inflicted. The folks who complained the most about their […]

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 […]

The Futuristic Farms That Will Feed the World | Freethink | Future of Food

And that gives a little bit of an indication of the pressure on the food system. We just face a huge challenge. With the growth in population, with the change in consumption behavior. With the climate crisis, how do you secure your food production? The real secret is the sustainable production. It should be with […]

Preserving Planet Earth | Carl Sagan | English Subtitles

(Applause) Governor Hunt, Mr. Park, thank you very much for your extremely generous introduction. My friends, I am very happy to be here with you. I think the idea of a state organizing a concentrated look on the critical issues of our day, involving leaders and ordinary people statewide is extremely important and I’d like […]

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, […]

Ivan Aguirretalks about how Holistic Management and Regenerative Agriculture changed his life

My name is Ivan Aguirre, I’m from Sonora, Mexico in the northwest part of the republic of Mexico. I was raised under an agrarian farming ranching family for many many generations. Ranchers, ,farmers, miners, freighters. I was educated up to 10th grade in Mexico, and then had the opportunity given by my parents to become […]

Meet Viraj Puri, CEO and Co-Founder of Gotham Greens | One Small Step | NowThis

Today we’re checking out Gotham Greens which is a modern way of farming that uses way less space, way less water and no pesticides. And it’s in that greenhouse right there on top of a Whole Foods. This is a One Small Step Spotlight. I’m so pumped to be at Gotham Greens and we’re gonna […]