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The Science of Organic Farming in Canada

"The Science of Organic Farming in Canada" is a series of four 20 minute films shot at the Canadian Organic Science Conference (COSC). The films feature short reports and interviews with Canadian organic scientists and producers who share their experiences, their vision, and mostly, their great dedication to the development of sound organic production systems in Canada.

Film 1: Impact of Research on Organic Agriculture


Featuring: Andy Hammermeister, Director, Organic Agriculture Centre of Canada (OACC); Lo´c Dewavrin, Organic Producer; Louise Nelson, Associate Dean of Research, University of British Columbia - Okanagan; CÚline Boutin, Research Scientist, Environment Canada; ValÚrie Gravel, Researcher, Laval University; Caroline Halde, Ph.D, Student, University of Manitoba; Cinthya Leyva Mancilla, Student, McGill University; Ted Zettel, President, Organic Federation of Canada; Martin Entz, Professor, University of Manitoba.

Film 2: Organic Researchers in Canada and the United States


Featuring: Kathleen Delate, Professor, Iowa State University; Frank Kutka, North Dakota State University; Stephen Fox, Wheat Breeder, Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada (AAFC); Nicolas Tremblay, AAFC Researcher; Sukhdev Mahli, Soil Scientist, AAFC; Eric Gallandt, Weed Ecologist, University of Maine; Janine Gibson, Canadian Organic Inspector.

Film 3: Organic Knowledge for the Future


Featuring: Ralph Martin, Founder of OACC and Loblaw Chair in Sustainable Food Production; Chantal Hamel, Researcher, AAFC; Martin Entz, Professor, University of Manitoba; Derek Lynch, Canada Research Chair in Organic Agriculture; Thorsten Haase, Scientist, University of Kassel, Germany

Film 4: Organic Farmers and Researchers Sharing Knowledge

Featuring: Andy Hammermeister, Director, Organic Agriculture Centre of Canada; Kathleen Delate, Professor, Iowa State University, Sukhdev Mahli, Soil Scientist, AAFC; Linda Edwards, British Columbia Organic Producer; Martin Entz, Professor, University of Manitoba; Martin Meinert, Saskatchewan Organic Producer; Joanne Thiessen Martens, Research Team, University of Manitoba; Dan DeRuyck, Manitoba Organic Producer; Marvin J. Dyck, Manitoba Organic Producer; Derek Lynch, Canada Research Chair in Organic Agriculture; Frank Kutka, North Dakota State University; Stephen Fox, Researcher, AAFC; Thorston Haase, Senior Scientist, University of Kassel; Jean Duval, Agronomist, CETAB; Eric Gallandt, Weed Ecologist, University of Maine


Posted April 2012



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