Monday, 15 June 2015

“What's Wrong With Our Food System? And How Can We Make A Difference?”

Controversy is at its peak concerning a variety of topics: genetically modified organism (GMOs), glyphosate being used in herbicides, organic vs conventional food in terms of quality and nutrition, and of course how to fix the system and allow food - the most powerful tool we have in healthcare - to once again be recognized as the best form of preventative ‘medicine’.
But while adults continue to debate the way forward - or the truth in general, 11-year-old Birke Baehr believes he knows how we collectively can transform the food supply, and in effect put the power back into the hands of the people.
Baehr spoke at the TEDX Next Generation conference in Asheville, and shared his thoughts in the 5:21 minute video “What's Wrong With Our Food System? And How Can We Make A Difference?” below:



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