Soil – From Dirt to Lifeline – Fred Kirschenmann

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TEDxManhattan

What is the difference between soil and dirt? There are more living micro-organisms in soil than all of those living above it. This community of life is more than just a growing medium. Farmer Fred Kirschenmann discusses what it will take to rebuild our spent topsoil – including the support of young farmers and chefs.

Video Length: 00:15:20

  • About Fred Kirschenmann

    President Stone Barns Center for Food and Agriculture

    Fred Kirschenmann has been involved in sustainable agriculture and food issues for most of his life. He currently serves as ...read more.