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Michael Pollan: The Farm Bill

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Nourish is an educational initiative designed to open a meaningful conversation about food and sustainability, particularly in schools and communities. In this clip, author Michael Pollan discusses the impact voters can have on establishing a sustainable food policy. Part of the Nourish Short Films Series.

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Runtime: 1 minutes 23 seconds

Overhead view of a school girl with dark hair in pigtails looking at fresh vegetables like carrots and celery displayed on a table and in baskets at a farmer's market. Caption. In that way, we create the environment we live in.
Nourish Short Films
Episode 1
1 minutes 21 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Closeup of a woman with brown eyes and dark hair pulled back. A green plant and beige walls are blurred behind her. Caption. Tend to be more expensive in low-income neighborhoods.
Nourish Short Films
Episode 2
1 minutes 12 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
2 smiling teenage girls with dark hair and white graphics tee shirts look down while jogging outside. Caption. Which help to keep our mood elevated and stable.
Nourish Short Films
Episode 3
1 minutes 18 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Closeup of a woman with brown eyes and dark hair pulled back. A green plant and beige walls are blurred behind her. Caption. I know, as a kid, my parents. Dinner time was family time.
Nourish Short Films
Episode 4
1 minutes 5 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Closeup of a woman with brown eyes and dark hair pulled back. A green plant and beige walls are blurred behind her. Caption. To read labels and see what was going on.
Nourish Short Films
Episode 5
1 minutes 34 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Closeup of a dark-haired teenage girl's lower face as she takes a bite of pepperoni pizza. Caption. So that we crave high-sugar, high-fat foods.
Nourish Short Films
Episode 6
1 minutes 28 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Closeup of a woman with brown eyes and dark hair pulled back. A green plant and beige walls are blurred behind her. Caption. It's your body, learn what's going into it.
Nourish Short Films
Episode 7
1 minutes 35 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Closeup side view of a blonde woman in a white shirt taking a bite of a red apple. Greenery is blurred behind her. Caption. It's about nourishing yourself.
Nourish Short Films
Episode 8
1 minutes 30 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Closeup of long strips of granola bars as they are being produced on a production line. Caption. Our bodies were not designed to eat lots of processed foods.
Nourish Short Films
Episode 9
1 minutes 38 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Closeup of a woman with brown eyes and dark hair pulled back. A green plant and beige walls are blurred behind her. Caption. Diet and nutrition are the basis for a healthy life.
Nourish Short Films
Episode 10
1 minutes 41 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12