Wendell Berry: on his hopes for humanity

KEY TOPICS:

Section

1:   Land & Soil

In these short videos …

Hear experts explain core approaches that are essential for truly sustainable growing and living – consistent at levels, local and global.

(4 min.) Soil Solutions to Climate Problems – Narrated by Michael Pollan

(18 min.) Graeme Sait: Humus, what it is, why we need it more than ever.

(12 min.) Rob Lerner: Biochar – putting the carbon back in the soil.

(3 min.) Geoff Lawton: How to measure success in gardening.

(18 min.) Paul Stamets: 6 ways mushrooms can save the world.

(24 mins.) Elaine Ingham – the secrets to soil fertility. (2015)

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2:   Agriculture

For more in-depth on these topics:

(4 min.) Family farming plays a significant role in eradicating hunger and poverty.

(6 min.) Anna Lappé: Do we really need industrial agriculture to feed the world?

(4 min.)  CSA:  a holistic approach to the production of sustainable food grown in urban areas.

(2 mins.) ‘Greeenhouse in the Snow’:  energy costs of about one dollar a day. More…

(3 mins.) For its ‘economic war’ against U.S. oppression Venezuela has these urban farms.

(7 min.) ADRA: SRI – organic rice-growing techniques yield 2-3 times above normal.

(4 mins.) Lynn Royce: Bees and the threat of Colony Collapse Disorder. More…