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Gardens of destiny.

Demers, Jocelyn, 1961- (Director, Producer). Jason, Dan. (Added Author). Huguet, Ross. (Narrator). Barbolet, Herb. (Added Author). Binns, Shannon. (Added Author). Howard, Pat. (Added Author). Dauncey, Guy. (Added Author). Page, Devon. (Added Author). Falck, Dag. (Added Author). Elkady, Sam. (Added Author).
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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 63 min.)) : sound, color
  • Publisher: [United States] : Green Planet Films : 2015.

Content descriptions

Restrictions on Access Note:
Digital content provided by hoopla.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Directed by Jocelyn Demers.
Participant or Performer Note:
Narrator, Ross Huguet ; with the participation of Dan Jason, Herb Barbolet, Shannon Binns, Pat Howard, Guy Dauncey, Devon Page, Dag Falck, Sam Elkady.
Summary, etc.:
Has North America taken too many risks with its agriculture? In Gardens of Destiny we meet Dan Jason, an organic gardener on Salt Spring Island, on the Canadian west coast. Jason is the head of the Seed and Plant Sanctuary for Canada, a network of gardeners from around the world working to preserve as much plant diversity as possible. This film explores Dan's garden and seed world and investigates with several sustainable development specialists such issues as genetic engineering, terminator seeds and the pitfalls of industrial agriculture in North America.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Organic farming.
Organic gardening.
Agrobiodiversity.
Agriculture and politics.
Natural foods > Health aspects.
Agriculture > Environmental aspects.
Seed technology > Environmental aspects.

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