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Pollan and Hurst Debate the Future of Agriculture

posted on July 16, 2010 at 11:07 AM

Pollan and Hurst Debate the Future of Agriculture
Michael Pollan, an outspoken critic of America's food system; and Blake Hurst, a Missouri farmer who countered Pollan with a piece he calls The Omnivore's Delusion. Producer Andrew Batt examined the merits of production agriculture with both... Full Story

High School Students Learn Farming at Ohio State

posted on August 7, 2009 at 8:08 PM

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — On a small plot of land owned by Ohio State University, 13 high school students have dedicated their summer vacation to farming. Full Story

Montana High School Cancels Climate Speech

posted on January 18, 2008 at 8:01 PM

Posted on Thu, Jan 17, 2008 MATTHEW BROWN The Associated Press BILLINGS, Mont - A climate scientist's speech to high school students was canceled because members of the rural community were concerned the Nobel Peace Prize laureate's message on... Full Story

High School Students Work Abroad on Hunger Issues

posted on April 27, 2007 at 8:04 PM

High School Students Work Abroad on Hunger Issues
High school students intern in many Third World countries, working in science and agriculture to help solve global hunger. Full Story

Math and Science Integration

posted on April 26, 2002 at 8:04 PM

Math and Science Integration
New cuts in state funding are putting an extra bind on rural schools. Even successful programs are facing problems. But, sheer determination of teachers at one rural school is moving students outside the tradional classroom. Full Story

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