Bug Death Potato Duster – Hilarious Histories with Nile Séguin

And finally, the potato duster. Originally created by Bug Death chemical company, it has been striking fear in the hearts of cockroaches since 1910. The potato duster was manufactured in St. Stephen New Brunswick and it was used to dust potato fields getting rid of small rodents and insects. So that meant adios Stewart Little, […]

University of Rwanda – Enabling a knowledge based society. A film about the UR-Sweden Programme.

Rwanda, a country in the heart of Africa with an estimated population of 11.5 million people, is known for its green mountainous landscape as the Land of a Thousand hills. A country that has transformed dramatically since the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi, in which more than 1 million people died. A country that is […]

Community Supported Agriculture: The Benefits of Supporting Local Foods

If you are interested in knowing more about where and how your food is grown and produced, and you also want the best for you and your family, then you are probably interested in local foods. Keeping it local benefits not only you, but also the community. You’ll get a chance to meet the people […]

Horner Family

(leisurely music) – Growing up as a young girl on the farm, I was with my Dad, at his side at all times, if he was in the field mowing hay, I was in the field mowing hay. We were together all the time. I think I stayed in farming ’cause it was my Dad […]

Harvesting Cacao | How to Make Everything: Chocolate Bar

How to make everything from scratch: Chocolate bar. My first step for making my chocolate bar entirely from scratch will be harvesting the fruit of a cacao tree Since cacao is not native to Minnesota, i’m gonna have to head south Despite being the birth place of chocolate, Mexico today produces less than 2% of […]

Cattle Ranching – America’s Heartland: Episode 917

America’s Heartland is made possible by… Farm Credit – Financing agriculture and rural America since 1916. Farm Credit is cooperatively owned by America’s farmers and ranchers. Learn more at farmcredit.com   CropLife America – Representing the companies whose modern farming innovations help America’s farmers provide nutritious food for communities around the globe.   Hi I’m […]

How to green the world’s deserts and reverse climate change | Allan Savory

Translator: Joseph Geni Reviewer: Morton Bast The most massive tsunami perfect storm is bearing down upon us. This perfect storm is mounting a grim reality, increasingly grim reality, and we are facing that reality with the full belief that we can solve our problems with technology, and that’s very understandable. Now, this perfect storm that […]