About a third of all crops require direct pollination by bees, including 70 of the top 100 primary sources of our food. Take away the bees, you take away the food.
Still in NC, we meet a volunteer fire fighter, a grower who earmarks funds for cancer support, a cancer survivor, and a former NFL star who gave it all up to give it all up.
The legendary Vidalia Onion might be the greatest accident in the history of ag. It’s hard to imagine living without ’em now, but they actually didn’t even exist until the 1930s.