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 […]

Neon Trees, Squeeze – Tempted (Live from Jimmy Kimmel Live!)

♪ ♪ ♪ I BOUGHT A TOOTHBRUSH, SOME TOOTHPASTE ♪ ♪ A FLANNEL FOR MY FACE ♪ ♪ PAJAMAS, A HAIRBRUSH ♪ ♪ NEW SHOES AND A CASE ♪ ♪ I SAID TO MY REFLECTION ♪ ♪ LET’S GET OUT OF THIS PLACE ♪ ♪ PASSED THE CHURCH AND THE STEEPLE ♪ ♪ THE LAUNDRY […]

「僕の島 2019/下地暁」 My Island with closed caption

When I was a child, this island was filled with the scent of the sea. But now, the sea wind brings me an urban scenery. The old wooden house with a red tile roof where I once lived has turned into a concrete building two stories high. In the once sugar cane filled fields where […]

Biodiversity in our Forests

Our forests and woodlands are sanctuaries for many of our wildlife. In a world where there is increasing pressure on and loss of species of our plant and animal kingdom these places are becoming more and more important. To catch a glimpse of a red squirrel on a woodland walk is a precious moment because […]

INSIGHTS ON PBS HAWAIʻI: Indigenous Agriculture | Program

HAWAIʻI GROWS ONLY 10 TO 13% OF THE FOOD CONSUMED IN THE ISLANDS. THE REST IS IMPORTED. NUMEROUS INITIATIVES WANT TO CHANGE THAT RATIO BUT HOW? A NEW STUDY SUGGESTS THAT HAWAIʻI CONSIDER THE SUCCESS OF NATIVE HAWAIIAN PRACTICES OF THE PAST BY APPLYING TRADITIONAL KNOWLEDGE AND PRINCIPLES TO TODAY’S WORLD. ESPECIALLY WITH INCREASED THREATS […]

7 Fastest Growing Tropical Fruit Trees that will Produce Fruit in Under 3 Years

This is John Kohler. Today I have another exciting episode for you and this one’s going to be like no other because I have a special guest here and I admire this special guest highly. He’s a world-renowned tropical fruit expert. He’s traveled the world in search of different tropical fruits. He has his own […]