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This series of fifty-four clips tells the story of food and explores such themes as farm to fork, food and health, cooking and eating, edible education, and food and community. Speakers include best-selling author Michael Pollan, healthy food advocate Anna Lappé, British chef Jamie Oliver, pediatrician Dr. Nadine Burke, eco-chef Bryant Terry, and Edible Schoolyard founder Alice Waters. The topical videos present an encyclopedia of food issues, from seasonal eating and farmers markets to school lunch and sustainable agriculture.

Still image from: Nadine Burke, M.D.: Be The Change
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Episode 1
1 minutes 21 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Still image from: Nadine Burke, M.D.: Food Access
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Episode 2
1 minutes 12 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Still image from: Nadine Burke, M.D.: Food And Exercise
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Episode 3
1 minutes 18 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Still image from: Nadine Burke, M.D.: Food And Family
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Episode 4
1 minutes 5 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Still image from: Nadine Burke, M.D.: My Food Journey
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Episode 5
1 minutes 34 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Still image from: Nadine Burke, M.D.: Obesity Epidemic
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Episode 6
1 minutes 28 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Still image from: Nadine Burke, M.D.: Read Labels
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Episode 7
1 minutes 35 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Still image from: Nadine Burke, M.D.: Wake Up!
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Episode 8
1 minutes 30 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Still image from: Nadine Burke, M.D.: Whole & Healthy
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Episode 9
1 minutes 38 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Still image from: Nadine Burke, M.D.: Food Is Health
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Episode 10
1 minutes 41 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Still image from: Anna Lappé: Crossroads
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Episode 11
58 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Person wearing a shirt that says "staff" bends over a row of plants in a field. Caption: But also we're becoming much more vulnerable
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Episode 12
1 minutes 8 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Still image from: Anna Lappé: Hunger And Obesity
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Episode 13
54 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Still image from: Anna Lappé: My Food Journey
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Episode 14
1 minutes 37 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Close up of dark green leaves with prominent veins. Caption: Nature's inherent design is one of self-sustainability,
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Episode 15
1 minutes 40 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Still image from: Anna Lappé: Vision Of The Future
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Episode 16
1 minutes 20 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Still image from: Anna Lappé: What You Can Do
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Episode 17
1 minutes 15 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Still image from: Anna Lappé: Tipping Point
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Episode 18
1 minutes 33 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Person holding an apple in one hand and pointing at a small object on the palm of their other hand. Caption: And here are the apple seeds.
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Episode 19
54 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Still image from: Jamie Oliver: Fast Food
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Episode 20
1 minutes 1 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Still image from: Jamie Oliver: Food Is Like Music
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Episode 21
1 minutes 48 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Jamie Oliver, chef, and author, speaking. Caption: I got some salad seeds, kicked up the mud
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Episode 22
1 minutes 9 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Three small potted plants and a person speaking. Caption: These little babies are herbs.
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Episode 23
2 minutes 26 seconds
Grade Level: 10 - 12
Still image from: Jamie Oliver: Try Something New
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Episode 24
2 minutes 10 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Still image from: Michael Pollan: Eating Together
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Episode 25
1 minutes 28 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Still image from: Michael Pollan: The Farm Bill
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Episode 26
1 minutes 23 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
People at a produce stall in an open-air market. Caption: That's a food chain.
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Episode 27
1 minutes 41 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Closeup of a plant seedling in soil. Caption: Food grows in soil, we eat the food
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Episode 28
57 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Field of corn at night with a person using large machinery to spray the crop. Caption: You can spray with herbicide and your crop will survive
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Episode 29
1 minutes 26 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Three people standing around an outdoor table covered in fresh-picked produce. Caption: they see the whole food chain.
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Episode 30
1 minutes 23 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Flat landscape with corn as far as the eye can see. Caption: For example, the American corn field is such a huge landscape
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Episode 31
1 minutes 1 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Still image from: Michael Pollan: No Free Lunch
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Episode 32
1 minutes 27 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Still image from: Michael Pollan: Real VS. Fake Food
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Episode 33
1 minutes 37 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Still image from: Michael Pollan: School Lunch
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Episode 34
1 minutes 55 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Still image from: Michael Pollan: Second Barcode
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Episode 35
1 minutes 34 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Still image from: Michael Pollan: Supermarket Secrets
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Episode 36
1 minutes 33 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Still image from: Michael Pollan: Twinkie VS. Carrot
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Episode 37
1 minutes 36 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Pickup truck driving through a field, produce and a person riding in the back. Caption: Farmers add much to a community.
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Episode 38
1 minutes 45 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Still image from: Bryant Terry: Cooking Together
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Episode 39
1 minutes 2 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Still image from: Bryant Terry: My Food Journey
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Episode 40
1 minutes 35 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Still image from: Bryant Terry: Urban Farms
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Episode 41
1 minutes 37 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Still image from: Bryant Terry: What You Can Do
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Episode 42
1 minutes 23 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Still image from: Bryant Terry: Youth Making A Change
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Episode 43
53 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Person speaking. Caption: there were over 100 varieties of tomatoes.
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Episode 44
1 minutes 2 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Person placing produce in rows of cardboard boxes. Caption: Money goes directly to the farmer.
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Episode 45
1 minutes 17 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Person standing in an open-air tent with boxes stacked on tables, some filled with produce. Caption: We wash and dry the seed,
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Episode 46
58 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Person speaking. Baskets of tomatoes in the background. Nigel Walker - Organic farmer. Caption: There's a lot of skill involved in growing these tomatoes.
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Episode 47
52 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Flowering plants surrounding a sign that reads "the Edible Schoolyard" Caption: We call it the Edible Schoolyard
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Episode 48
3 minutes 55 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
A man speaking. Caption: would be surprised to see how we're treating animals.
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Episode 49
1 minutes 38 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Person at an expresso machine in a shop. Caption: I love that I can now drink Fair Trade Certified coffee
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Episode 50
1 minutes 24 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12