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Gardens of destiny

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Summary

  • Dan Jason is an organic gardener on Salt Spring Island of the Canadian west coast and the head of the Seed and Plant Sanctuary for Canada, a network of gardeners from around the world working to preserve as much plant diversity as possible. This film explores Dan's garden and seed world and investigates, with several sustainable development specialists, such issues as genetic engineering, terminator seeds, and the pitfalls of industrial agriculture in North America. The film offers several easy solutions for citizens and governments in the United States and Canada, including supporting organic growers and starting your own organic garden.

Notes

  • DVD ; NTSC.

Contents

  • Who is Dan Jason -- Taste -- Diversity -- Moving to the countryside -- Water -- Insects -- Flowers -- Medicinal plants -- Sacred tobacco -- Political statements -- Productivity -- Pollution -- GMO -- Cancer -- Grains -- Exceptional varieties -- Seed bank -- Terminator seeds -- Absolute control -- Solutions -- A thinking artist -- Conclusion

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