INRAE, French National Institute for Agriculture, Food and Environment.

In 2030, our planet will be home to more than 8 billion people. Malnutrition, climate change, loss of biodiversity, depletion of fossil fuels… these are all threats to global stability and challenges that we must face head-on. Agriculture is the backbone of human society. What we eat affects both our health and the environment. Producing […]

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Study Agriculture and Environment at UQ

I’m curious about the future. About how the world of science…will change the world. My generation will have crucial questions to answer. How can we stop damaging our environment? And start repairing it? How can agriculture feed and clothe more people? More efficiently. With less impact. To solve these problems, we’ll need help.We’ll need award-winning […]

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The 600 million year old technology beneath our feet | Michael Quintern | TEDxTauranga

Translator: hila scherba Reviewer: Arvind Patil Hi, I’m the guy who is the in charge of the muck, and boy, do I love muck! But share with me, why am I a soil scientist? Because that’s what I’ve been training and what I’ve done for the last 25 years, has become so attached to muck, […]

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Plants before pandas: the young bog-lover tackling extinction

Plants are the fundamental basis of all life on Earth. Meet Josh Styles. And here they are. A 24-year-old botanist and self-confessed plant obsessive from Cheshire. Nutrient-poor, wet and acid. He took me to the great outdoors. Mmm, slurry. To see how he is fighting back against extinction in his back yard. I feel like […]

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2009 Dodge Lecture – Agriculture, Environment and Health – Vandana Shiva

welcome everyone uh… my name is Bob Lawrence I’m the director of the Center for a Livable Future and we’re very pleased to have you here for the ninth uh… annual Edward and Nancy Dodge lecture first a word about uh… uh..Ed Dodge and uh… his late wife Nancy and uh… his wife Carol who […]

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