Is Glyphosate really that bad? Does buying local produce actually make a difference? Why should we care about soil — it’s just dirt, right? WRONG! So pumped to bring you this conversation with environmental filmmaker, citizen journalist, and musical activist, Rob Herring. Rob is the director and producer of the award-winning film The Need to GROW, which explores the opportunity we have to help regenerate our planet’s dying soils and participate in the restoration of earth. Join us for a fascinating chat on the importance of restoring our connection to nature, rethinking our food system and regenerating our most precious natural resource: soil.
00:36 The Need to GROW
08:07 Why destructive agriculture is the norm
23:42 How you can help
31:15 Connecting with nature and the positive health effects
40:17 The environmental cost of corruption
48:56 What could happen if we let nature regenerate
52:03 Returning to nature