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PBS NewsHour | 'Up in Smoke' Film Examines Perils of Slash and Burn Agriculture | PBS

Duration: 08:03
Program: PBS NewsHour #10046
Broadcast Date: Jun. 9, 2011

In "Up in Smoke," filmmaker Adam Wakeling follows ecologist Michael Hands as he introduces Honduran farmers to the inga tree, his solution to problems caused by slash and burn agricultural practices. The documentary is part of a series of independently produced films aired in a partnership between The Economist and the NewsHour.

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Post Date: June 10, 2011