Ohio’s Highland County Extension Office hopes to bring a variety of agricultural together for the first-ever Germinate International Film Fest in August.
The numbers involved in running a large-scale greenhouse are not to be taken lightly. Forty-five acres — or almost 2 million square feet — under glass. This translates to 500,000 pounds of production per week. Truly Green, the farm that hosted us for the filming of “Before The Plate,” was a sight to behold. With […]
The “Before The Plate” documentary film crew was fortunate enough to be able to follow three ingredients back to Hillside Gardens.
Genetically engineered food is the kind of thing that many people have an opinion on — food, after all, is an intimate part of who we are and how societies are defined. Some people blog about it, rally about it, educate about it. Others make documentaries. But which is the best GMO documentary? The most […]
Those who see a more nuanced yet diversified approach to making agriculture successful will bristle at the exclusion of technology and genetics in the discussion.
Due to rapid urbanization and the progression of technology, the average person doesn’t have a clue about where their food comes from.
Syngenta has teamed up with the Coalition for Urban/Rural Environmental Stewardship (CURES) to release an educational film showcasing best-management practices (BMPs) for protecting pollinators on farms and urban landscapes. “Because farmland treated for pests is often shared by pollinators, it is important to help farmers and pesticide applicators understand how best to control damaging crop […]