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Soil Solutions to Climate Problems – Narrated by Michael Pollan

centerforfoodsafety Published on Nov 19, 2015 Narrated by Michael Pollan To learn more visit: http://soilsolution.org A powerful solution to the climate crisis can be found right beneath our feet—in the soil. By harnessing the immense power of photosynthesis, we can … Continue reading

Grass, Soil, Hope: A Journey Through Carbon Country: Courtney White, Michael Pollan

This book tackles an increasingly crucial question: What can we do about the seemingly intractable challenges confronting all of humanity today, including climate change, global hunger, water scarcity, environmental stress, and economic instability? The quick answers are: Build topsoil. Fix … Continue reading

Bringing It to the Table: On Farming and Food – by Wendell Berry, Michael Pollan

Only a farmer could delve so deeply into the origins of food, and only a writer of Wendell Berry’s caliber could convey it with such conviction and eloquence. Long before Whole Foods organic produce was available at your local supermarket, … Continue reading

An Evening with Michael Pollan: Nierenberg Award 2014

University of California Television (UCTV) Published on Dec 1, 2014 (Visit: http://www.uctv.tv/) Renowned journalist, author, and food intellectual Michael Pollan receives the 2014 Nierenberg Award for Science in the Public Interest and takes you on a fascinating and wide-ranging discussion … Continue reading

Michael Pollan: Fixing Food

The Agenda with Steve Paikin Published on Aug 22, 2013 In the United States, after cars, the food system uses more fossil fuel than any other sector of the economy at 19 percent. Since the Nixon administration, federal food policies … Continue reading

A Message from Michael Pollan: Help Protect Our Farmers From Assaults By Monsanto

centerforfoodsafety Uploaded on Nov 18, 2009 If you saw the film “Food Inc.”, you heard Michael Pollan talking about the prosecution of farmers across the country by Monsanto for patent infringement. Starting several years ago, CFS discovered that Monsanto, the … Continue reading

Michael Pollan | One Writer’s Trip || Radcliffe Institute

Harvard University Published on Apr 25, 2016 As part of the 2015–2016 Fellows’ Presentation Series at the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, Michael Pollan RI ’16, the Suzanne Young Murray Fellow, delivered an autobiographical talk—”One Writer’s Trip”—about his thinking and … Continue reading

Grass, Soil, Hope: A Journey Through Carbon Country: Courtney White, Michael Pollan

This book tackles an increasingly crucial question: What can we do about the seemingly intractable challenges confronting all of humanity today, including climate change, global hunger, water scarcity, environmental stress, and economic instability? The quick answers are: Build topsoil. Fix … Continue reading

The Omnivore’s Dilemma: A Natural History of Four Meals: Michael Pollan

Today, buffeted by one food fad after another, America is suffering from what can only be described as a national eating disorder. Will it be fast food tonight, or something organic? Or perhaps something we grew ourselves? The question of … Continue reading

Soil Solutions to Climate Problems – Narrated by Michael Pollan

centerforfoodsafety Published on Nov 19, 2015 Narrated by Michael Pollan To learn more visit: http://soilsolution.org A powerful solution to the climate crisis can be found right beneath our feet—in the soil. By harnessing the immense power of photosynthesis, we can … Continue reading