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My father's garden

Publisher: Sydney, N.S.W. : SBS, 1996.
Series: Cutting edge (Special Broadcasting Service (Australia))
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : English
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In less than fifty years agriculture has been transformed by synthetic chemicals which have had a serious impact on the environment and on the health of farm families. This film tells the story of two farmers. Herbert Smith championed the new miracle sprays of the 50's in his orange grove in Florida, while 20 years later, Fred Kirschenmann of North Dakota, steered his land through the transition to organic farming  Read more...
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Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
OCLC Number: 42768576
Notes: Broadcast date: 31.12.96.
Credits: Director: Miranda Smith.
Performer(s): Narrator: David Hartley.
Description: 1 videocassette (VHS) (55 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 1/2 in.
Series Title: Cutting edge (Special Broadcasting Service (Australia))

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In less than fifty years agriculture has been transformed by synthetic chemicals which have had a serious impact on the environment and on the health of farm families. This film tells the story of two farmers. Herbert Smith championed the new miracle sprays of the 50's in his orange grove in Florida, while 20 years later, Fred Kirschenmann of North Dakota, steered his land through the transition to organic farming to prove that sustainable organic agriculture is a viable economic alternative for any size farm.

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by sleepless4truth (WorldCat user published 2010-10-18) Excellent Permalink

DOCUMENTARY: I FOUND THIS TO RENT @ my local health/book store: http://www.thelivingtemple.com/ & you may contact them, to do the same: i would wish that every school would show this film to kids over 10 years old, as an annual curriculum mandate, THROUGH COLLEGE LEVEL: this film presents vital...
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