One restaurant chooses to participate in a city-wide recycling program, turning food waste into reusable garden compost.
Short documentary stories - food and sustainable agriculture
Stories profiling individuals whose lives center around the broad subject of food.
There is an unique rhythm to life in being a dairy farmer. Jon Bansen, a third generation farmer, it was his grandfather who began the family tradition.
How do cats, a rabbit, a flock of chickens and a nest of honeybees all get along in an enclosed backyard? Urban homesteader Charlyn Ellis, shares her experience.
This short video is the story of farmer Tom Trantham and how his on-farm Happy Cow Creamery and bottling plant got built in 2002.
Research scientist and public domain plant breeder, Alan Kapuler, takes us on a tour of his greenhouse, he refers to as Kinship Garden.
The Farm Your Yard Kitchen Garden Tour showcases 3 urban farms that grow a wide diversity of food crops in a town near Portland, Oregon.
The Woodland Lavender Farm in Yamhill, Oregon contains an acre of lavender, grown for their oils and flower display. It’s an amazing sight to see them in full bloom.
We visit with one entrepreneur’s emerging marijuana business, CannaMan Farms, to glimpse first-hand a new frontier unfolding before our eyes.
Charlyn Ellis talks about her 21st Street Urban Homestead in Corvallis, Oregon and the ways she increases her self-sufficient food lifestyle.
This documentary stories playlist contains some of our popular videos from the Cooking Up a Story library.