James Samuel's Videos (Ooooby) - Ooooby 2021-07-30T11:00:00Z https://ooooby.ning.com/video/video/listForContributor?screenName=jmsinnz&rss=yes&xn_auth=no Growing food locally tag:ooooby.ning.com,2011-06-22:2549997:Video:118087 2011-06-22T09:32:13.091Z James Samuel https://ooooby.ning.com/profile/JamesSamuel <a href="https://ooooby.ning.com/video/growing-food-locally"><br /> <img src="https://storage.ning.com/topology/rest/1.0/file/get/2180608269?profile=original&amp;width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />Made for Transition Forest Row, this video looks at the need to grow more food locally and some of the different ways that can happen in a community. <a href="https://ooooby.ning.com/video/growing-food-locally"><br /> <img src="https://storage.ning.com/topology/rest/1.0/file/get/2180608269?profile=original&amp;width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />Made for Transition Forest Row, this video looks at the need to grow more food locally and some of the different ways that can happen in a community. My Potato Project; The Importance of "Organic" tag:ooooby.ning.com,2011-06-13:2549997:Video:116303 2011-06-13T18:20:03.092Z James Samuel https://ooooby.ning.com/profile/JamesSamuel <a href="https://ooooby.ning.com/video/my-potato-project-the"><br /> <img src="https://storage.ning.com/topology/rest/1.0/file/get/2180604556?profile=original&amp;width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />A child's experiment turns into a lesson on the toxins in our food supply. <a href="https://ooooby.ning.com/video/my-potato-project-the"><br /> <img src="https://storage.ning.com/topology/rest/1.0/file/get/2180604556?profile=original&amp;width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />A child's experiment turns into a lesson on the toxins in our food supply. The Impact of the Locavore Trend tag:ooooby.ning.com,2010-08-16:2549997:Video:75367 2010-08-16T19:19:53.642Z James Samuel https://ooooby.ning.com/profile/JamesSamuel <a href="https://ooooby.ning.com/video/my-potato-project-the"><br /> <img src="https://storage.ning.com/topology/rest/1.0/file/get/2180604556?profile=original&amp;width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />The Impact of the Locavore Trend on Local Farmers - Dan Barber, chef at Blue Hill, says its the mid-size farmer that's getting squeezed. <a href="https://ooooby.ning.com/video/my-potato-project-the"><br /> <img src="https://storage.ning.com/topology/rest/1.0/file/get/2180604556?profile=original&amp;width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />The Impact of the Locavore Trend on Local Farmers - Dan Barber, chef at Blue Hill, says its the mid-size farmer that's getting squeezed. Arizona homegrown solutions tag:ooooby.ning.com,2010-04-02:2549997:Video:61109 2010-04-02T14:33:51.665Z James Samuel https://ooooby.ning.com/profile/JamesSamuel <a href="https://ooooby.ning.com/video/arizona-homegrown-solutions"><br /> <img alt="Thumbnail" height="180" src="https://storage.ning.com/topology/rest/1.0/file/get/2180610491?profile=original&amp;width=240&amp;height=180" width="240"></img><br /> </a> <br></br>It's humble, it's real, and it gives hope. Yes, I suspect we will all be turning to creatively using what resources we have, when fossil fuels are no longer abundant and cheap, and driving our growth obsessed economy's on their destructive paths.<br></br> <br></br> Nicholas Cortez decided to take up gardening in some of the worst growing conditions in America. It was not because he needed a… <a href="https://ooooby.ning.com/video/arizona-homegrown-solutions"><br /> <img src="https://storage.ning.com/topology/rest/1.0/file/get/2180610491?profile=original&amp;width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />It's humble, it's real, and it gives hope. Yes, I suspect we will all be turning to creatively using what resources we have, when fossil fuels are no longer abundant and cheap, and driving our growth obsessed economy's on their destructive paths.<br /> <br /> Nicholas Cortez decided to take up gardening in some of the worst growing conditions in America. It was not because he needed a new hobby. It was because he needed to survive. Cortez lives in a place called Nuestro Barrio southeast of Phoenix. It was a small place with about 320 homes. The area was already poor before the recession. Now it’s barely surviving, even the one and old grocery store is gone. Nicholas and his neighbors turned to a group called Arizona Homegrown Solutions to teach them to survive. As Nicholas’ story shows, it’s starting to work.<br /> <br /> Learn more about Arizona Homegrown Solutions and their role in helping secure a food source for the community of Nuestro Barrio.<br /> <a href="http://azhomegrownsolutions.ning.com/page/about-us">http://azhomegrownsolutions.ning.com/page/about-us</a> Urban Farming tag:ooooby.ning.com,2010-03-23:2549997:Video:60209 2010-03-23T18:13:24.844Z James Samuel https://ooooby.ning.com/profile/JamesSamuel <a href="https://ooooby.ning.com/video/arizona-homegrown-solutions"><br /> <img src="https://storage.ning.com/topology/rest/1.0/file/get/2180610491?profile=original&amp;width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />With a dry sense of humour and a totally practical viewpoint, she walks us through her experience and the experience of her neighbours in her West Oakland district, that is otherwise a food wasteland. <a href="https://ooooby.ning.com/video/arizona-homegrown-solutions"><br /> <img src="https://storage.ning.com/topology/rest/1.0/file/get/2180610491?profile=original&amp;width=240&amp;height=180" width="240" height="180" alt="Thumbnail" /><br /> </a><br />With a dry sense of humour and a totally practical viewpoint, she walks us through her experience and the experience of her neighbours in her West Oakland district, that is otherwise a food wasteland.