• The Lexicon of Sustainability -- 57 (The Average Age of the American Farmer)
    57 (The Average Age of the American ...
    If the average age of the American farmer is 57, what happens when they retire? ...
    Air Date 6/18/2014
    0:02:46
  • The Lexicon of Sustainability -- Food Security
    Food Security
    The politics and culture of food are often expressed in terms of food security ...
    Air Date 6/11/2014
    0:03:25
  • The Lexicon of Sustainability -- Urban Farming
    Urban Farming
    By the end of the 20th century, nearly 80 percent of Americans lived in urban ...
    Air Date 6/4/2014
    0:02:50
  • The Lexicon of Sustainability -- Water
    Water
    Agriculture depends on water, but in many parts of the world water is a scarce ...
    Air Date 5/28/2014
    0:03:24
  • The Lexicon of Sustainability -- Land Trust
    Land Trust
    In some parts of the U.S., a farm is worth more for its real estate than for ...
    Air Date 5/21/2014
    0:02:37
  • The Lexicon of Sustainability -- GMOs
    GMOs
    GMOs, or Genetically Modified Organisms, are created when scientists take DNA ...
    Air Date 5/14/2014
    0:03:09
  • The Lexicon of Sustainability -- Fair Trade vs. Direct Trade
    Fair Trade vs. Direct Trade
    When you buy food, you’re buying values: The values of the person who grows ...
    Air Date 5/7/2014
    0:03:03
  • The Lexicon of Sustainability -- Antibiotic-Free
    Antibiotic-Free
    Nearly 80 percent of the antibiotics in the U.S. aren’t used on people. ...
    Air Date 4/30/2014
    0:02:32
  • The Lexicon of Sustainability -- What is Sustainability?
    What is Sustainability?
    Everything we do has consequences, even when hidden from view. Sustainability ...
    Air Date 4/23/2014
    0:04:14
  • The Lexicon of Sustainability -- Terroir
    Terroir
    Judith Redmond of California’s Full Belly Farm explains that food is more than ...
    Air Date 4/16/2014
    0:01:56
  • The Lexicon of Sustainability -- Traceability
    Traceability
    Studies show that nearly 1/3 of all fish consumers buy isn’t what they think ...
    Air Date 4/9/2014
    0:03:20
  • The Lexicon of Sustainability -- Grass Fed
    Grass Fed
    Most cattle are finished on industrial feedlots, where they are fed a mix of ...
    Air Date 4/2/2014
    0:03:01
  • The Lexicon of Sustainability -- Unconventional Agriculture
    Unconventional Agriculture
    Today, half the world’s food production—what we eat—depends on chemical ...
    Air Date 3/26/2014
    0:04:31
  • The Lexicon of Sustainability -- Seeds
    Seeds
    In the last century nearly 75 percent of U.S. agricultural crops have ...
    Air Date 3/19/2014
    0:03:01
  • The Lexicon of Sustainability -- Community Supported Agriculture (CSA)
    Community Supported Agriculture (CSA)
    What if you could buy fresh fruit and vegetables each week, grown by a local ...
    Air Date 3/12/2014
    0:01:44
  • The Lexicon of Sustainability -- Economies of Community
    Economies of Community
    Economies of scale allows for industries to consolidate and become more ...
    Air Date 3/6/2014
    0:02:46
  • The Lexicon of Sustainability -- Wheat or White?
    Wheat or White?
    Consumers learn how to tell the difference between whole wheat and white, while ...
    Air Date 2/27/2014
    0:03:01
  • The Lexicon of Sustainability -- Food Waste
    Food Waste
    Did you know nearly 40 percent of food that’s grown, distributed, and bought ...
    Air Date 2/20/2014
    0:04:19
  • The Lexicon of Sustainability -- Local vs. Organic
    Local vs. Organic
    Two farmers, Edwin Marty of Alabama’s Jones Valley Urban Farm and Jay Martin ...
    Air Date 2/13/2014
    0:03:16
  • The Lexicon of Sustainability -- True Cost Accounting: The Real Cost of Cheap Food
    True Cost Accounting: The Real Cost of ...
    By considering all of the external expenses factored out of the cost of food, an ...
    Air Date 2/6/2014
    0:02:57
  • The Lexicon of Sustainability -- The Story of an Egg
    The Story of an Egg
    Can learning the meaning of a single term actually help change the food system? ...
    Air Date 5/14/2012
    0:06:03