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The Greening of Cuba

Author: Jaime Kibben; Institute for Food and Development Policy (Oakland, Calif.)
Publisher: Oakland, CA : Food First, ©1996.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : SpanishView all editions and formats
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This video profiles Cuban farmers and scientists working to reinvent a sustainable agriculture, based on ecological principles and local knowledge rather than imported agricultural inputs. In their quest for self-sufficiency, Cubans combine time-tested traditional methods with cutting-edge biotechnology.
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Genre/Form: Documentary films
Short films
Nonfiction films
Documentaries and factual films and video
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Jaime Kibben; Institute for Food and Development Policy (Oakland, Calif.)
OCLC Number: 35711430
Language Note: In Spanish with English subtitles.
Credits: Director/camera, Jaime Kibben ; editor, Vicente Franco ; associate producer, Steve Bartz ; executive producer, Peter Rosset ; transcription, Beatríz Flores [and others] ; translators, Beatríz Flores [and others].
Description: 1 videocassette (38 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS format.
Responsibility: Food First presents a film by Jaime Kibben.

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This video profiles Cuban farmers and scientists working to reinvent a sustainable agriculture, based on ecological principles and local knowledge rather than imported agricultural inputs. In their quest for self-sufficiency, Cubans combine time-tested traditional methods with cutting-edge biotechnology.

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