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On Environmental Racism, Climate Change, and Pathways to Justice Tickets, Wed, Apr 28, 2021 at 7:00 PM

On Environmental Racism, Climate Change, and Pathways to Justice: A Live Online Conversation with Gopal Dayaneni and Carla Maria Pérez About this Event This event will be streamed live online with an interactive Q&A. Instructions on how to join will … Continue reading

Labor Law, Immigration, and the Fight for Farmworkers’ Rights

Farmworkers are essential workers. Yet many laws and policies exclude them from the basic labor protections other workers receive. Hosted by the Center for Agriculture and Food Systems, the next installment in Vermont Law School’s Embedded Racism in the Law … Continue reading

Living Soil Film

Soil Health Institute Nov 15, 2018 Our soils support 95 percent of all food production, and by 2060, our soils will be asked to give us as much food as we have consumed in the last 500 years. They filter … Continue reading

2020 Soil Health Conference Keynote Speaker: Dr. Christine Jones, P.H.D. Soil Biochemistry

USDA NRCS South Dakota Mar 3, 2020 This session was videotaped at the SD Soil Health Coalition (SDSHC) 2020 Soil Health Conference & Annual Meeting in Watertown, South Dakota. The conference was sponsored by many exhibitors and sponsors. This video … Continue reading

Soil Carbon Goddess: A Conversation with Kiss the Ground Star Dr. Kris Nichols

Organic Consumers Association Apr 1, 2021 Join us for a conversation with regenerative organic agriculture expert Dr. Kris Nichols. We’ll be discussing Kiss the Ground and learning how, as Kris explains in the film, “The soil environment can hold more … Continue reading

Poisoned for Profit: Kim Elia on Detoxing from Toxic Pesticides

Organic Consumers Association – Apr 1, 2021 Gluten sensitivity. Leaky gut. Digestive issues. Weakened immune system. Thyroid problems. Vaccine Injury. Cancer. These and other health problems can be caused or exacerbated by Monsanto (now Bayer)’s glyphosate-based herbicide Roundup, the farm … Continue reading

The Futuristic Farms That Will Feed the World | Freethink | Future of Food

Freethink – Aug 19, 2019 How efficient farming in the Netherlands is producing 20 times more food with 1/4 the water and the most sustainable agriculture systems in the world. It’s the first episode of Freethink’s The Future of Food. … Continue reading

Vandana Shiva: Food System Transformation and Reversing the Climate Crisis

TheNOFAVT Published on Nov 13, 2014 On November 2nd, 2014, Dr. Vandana Shiva spoke at Contois Auditorium at Burlington City Hall in support of Vermont’s first in the nation no-strings-attached GMO labeling law. The law will require labels on genetically … Continue reading

Career Talks: Future of Food

Berkeley Lab   Mar 16, 2021 What does the future of food look like? How can we improve nutritional value, drought resistance, or accessibility? We will be discussing all kinds of innovation and research in food. Food-matters,

Stopping the Race to the Bottom in Trade Policy – The American Prospect

Felipe Martinez harvests corn on his farm in San Jeronimo Xayacatlan, Mexico, June 26, 2020. Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador’s recent order protects domestic corn production. by Karen Hansen-Kuhn, Timothy A. Wise  March 15, 2021 [Read or listen to … Continue reading