How these Massachusetts farmers are turning manure and food waste into power

How these Massachusetts farmers are turning manure and food waste into power

JUDY WOODRUFF: In the final episode of our special series this week on food waste, we look at some innovative solutions being developed to deal with the growing problem of spoiled and surplus food in this country. Special correspondent Allison Aubrey visited a state where dairy farmers are using it to power their farms and […]

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Future of Food: Farming in the age of climate change

I’ve kind of accepted my fate, in a way, of being, sort of, the guy that’s alarmed about this before everybody else is. “One slice of New York cheesecake.” Why is it, in so many of the sci-fi movies, “Breakfast of champions.” food of the future comes out of a gadget? “Hydrate level four, please.” […]

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Farmed Salmon And 6 Other Toxic Foods

Farmed Salmon And 6 Other Toxic Foods It’s safe to say, that often times, we overlook what is behind the food that is in front of us. Fortunately, in this day and age, we are living in a time where people have become more conscious and critical of the food they’re eating. With the growing […]

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Joris Lohman (Slow Food Youth Network) – Terra Madre Giovani – We Feed the Planet

Joris Lohman (Slow Food Youth Network) – Terra Madre Giovani – We Feed the Planet

Over the last couple of years, Slow food and the Slow Food Youth Network have been building a global grassroots movement of young chefs, farmers, fishermen and food professionals that are actively shaping the future food and farming. This year, the World Expo will be held in Milan. The World Expo has always been the […]

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CRANBERRY | How Does It Grow?

Of all the fruits farmed in the United States, you can count on one hand, how many are native to this land – cranberries are one of them. They were both food and medicine – to Native Americans – who recognize the cranberries’ anti-inflammatory properties. They even spread it on their arrow wounds. And today […]

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Sustainable Living E1 | Food: Local, Organic, Unpackaged, Food Waste

Sustainable Living E1 | Food: Local, Organic, Unpackaged, Food Waste

music playsCycling 4,700 miles across America? That’s the easy part. Try doing it with almost no negative impact and while paying attention to how every single one of your little daily actions affects the world around you, both near and far. That’s what I did 2 summers ago, And I learned all about the pressing […]

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Making It Here: Atkins Farms Country Market | Connecting Point | Oct. 17, 2016

Making It Here: Atkins Farms Country Market | Connecting Point | Oct. 17, 2016

WHAT STARTED AS 13 MACINTOSH SHOP HAS TURNED INTO A ONE-STOP SHOPPING DESTINATION. ATKINS FARM COUNTRY MARKET IS KNOWN FOR APPLE AND PRODUCE AS WELL AS THE FRIENDLY SERVICE. THE PRODUCER MARLA ZIPPAY AND VIDEOGRAPHER MARC RHINEHART STOPPED BY TO LEARN ABOUT ATKINS FARM’S HISTORY AND WHAT IT HAS BECOME TODAY.>>ATKINS FARMS IS A DESTINATION […]

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