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Islands at Risk: Genetic Engineering in Hawai‘i
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directed by Joan Lander, fl. 1957 and Puhipau, 1937-2016; produced by Joan Lander, fl. 1957 and Puhipau, 1937-2016, EarthJustice and Nā Maka o ka ‘Āina (Video production) (Kau, HI: Nā Maka o ka ‘Āina (Video production), 2006), 29 mins
Hawai'i farmers, teachers, legal and medical experts and community activists share their perspectives on GMO's (Genetically Modified Organisms), the genetic engineering of crops and the patenting of life forms. "Hawai'i has been called the GMO testing capitol of the world because we have had more than 2,000 field...
directed by Joan Lander, fl. 1957 and Puhipau, 1937-2016; produced by Joan Lander, fl. 1957 and Puhipau, 1937-2016, EarthJustice and Nā Maka o ka ‘Āina (Video production) (Kau, HI: Nā Maka o ka ‘Āina (Video production), 2006), 29 mins
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Upstream: Salmon and Society in the Pacific Northwest
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written by United States. National Research Council. Committee on Protection and Management of Pacific Northwest Anadromous Salmonids (District of Columbia: National Academy Press, 1996, originally published 1996),
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written by United States. National Research Council. Committee on Protection and Management of Pacific Northwest Anadromous Salmonids (District of Columbia: National Academy Press, 1996, originally published 1996),
Source: www.nap.edu
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Global Food Security in the 21st Century
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(Reston, VA: United States. Geological Survey, 2012, originally published 2012),
Source: online.wr.usgs.gov
(Reston, VA: United States. Geological Survey, 2012, originally published 2012),
Source: online.wr.usgs.gov
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Food in Environmental Studies
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written by Alexander Street (2016), 1 page(s)
As the earth’s population grows to 9 billion people, the amount of resources needed to produce enough food continues to rise. With food production taking over an estimated 50% of the earth’s surface, it’s necessary to question the sustainability of the food production and consumption practices worldwide. W...
written by Alexander Street (2016), 1 page(s)
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Pesticides in the Diets of Infants and Children
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written by United States. National Research Council. Committee on Pesticides in the Diets of Infants and Children (District of Columbia: National Academy Press, 1993, originally published 1993),
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written by United States. National Research Council. Committee on Pesticides in the Diets of Infants and Children (District of Columbia: National Academy Press, 1993, originally published 1993),
Source: www.nap.edu
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UVM Campus Food and Energy Seminars
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written by University of Vermont. Food Systems Initiative (Burlington, VT: University of Vermont. Food Systems Initiative, 2014, originally published 2014),
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written by University of Vermont. Food Systems Initiative (Burlington, VT: University of Vermont. Food Systems Initiative, 2014, originally published 2014),
Source: www.youtube.com
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Sludge Diet
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directed by Mario Desmarais; produced by André Mailly, fl. 2010 (Montréal, QC: CinéFête, 2006), 55 mins
Sewage sludge - tons of industrial and municipal sludge is spread each year on arable land. The food that we eat is thus produced on land fertilized by digester sludge containing dangerous substances. The consequences have been disastrous: death, diseases and heavy metal poisoning. In meetings with victims from Ca...
directed by Mario Desmarais; produced by André Mailly, fl. 2010 (Montréal, QC: CinéFête, 2006), 55 mins
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Architects of Change, Season 1, Episode 7, Economics of Taste
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directed by Sylvain Braun, in Architects of Change, Season 1, Episode 7 (Montréal, QC: CinéFête, 2009), 52 mins
In farmers' fields around the world, major issues have arisen surrounding intensive agriculture, mechanisation, standardization of farming practices and the use of chemical products.
directed by Sylvain Braun, in Architects of Change, Season 1, Episode 7 (Montréal, QC: CinéFête, 2009), 52 mins
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Correspondent Special: The Magic Bean
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directed by Suzanne Campbell-Jones, fl. 2001; presented by Julian Pettifer, fl. 1990; produced by Suzanne Campbell-Jones, fl. 2001 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2001), 44 mins
There is a revolution in farming in Latin America. Forget GM crops, the mucuna bean provides a real alternative for feeding the world's population. Julian Pettifer travels through Guatemala, Honduras and Brazil revealing the powerful properties of the little bean which protects against soil erosion and allows farm...
directed by Suzanne Campbell-Jones, fl. 2001; presented by Julian Pettifer, fl. 1990; produced by Suzanne Campbell-Jones, fl. 2001 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2001), 44 mins
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Architects of Change, Season 3, Episode 7, Cutting-Edge Gardeners
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directed by Jean Bourbonnais, in Architects of Change, Season 3, Episode 7 (Montréal, QC: CinéFête, 2009), 52 mins
Intensive farming, unsustainable forestry methods and industrial fishing have seriously eaten away at the bounty of resources our planet has to offer. We have attempted to dominate the world so much that we have hindered its development. However, it is possible to gently reap the benefits of our planet’s resourc...
directed by Jean Bourbonnais, in Architects of Change, Season 3, Episode 7 (Montréal, QC: CinéFête, 2009), 52 mins
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