An informative journey following the dramatic rise and fall of edible insect start-ups in America. This award winning documentary explores cultural taboos in diet to uncover clues to fix our broken food system in the West. From nutrition and diet, to tackling food security in climate catastrophe, from the front line of commercial cricket farms in the rust belt, to bug eating festivals keeping Austin weird. Witness the inauguration of the first American Edible Insect Coalition in America, as lawmakers on Capitol Hill watch the water crisis in Flint threatening industrial ag and the feeding of America. Includes interviews with over 50 industry leaders from Bizarre Foods TV host and celebrity chef Andrew Zimmern, to Dr. Sonny Ramaswamy (USDA), and Shark Tank star Pat Crowley.
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The hunger issues, and the waste issues, and our broken food system and all things that relate to that have gone beyond the point of being shameful to the point where it's criminal. So if we have resources that are available to us, whether it's vegetables that grow underneath the surface of the ocean, whether it's bugs of any kind - anything that can help us solve those problems and return balance, health and wellness to our food system or supply food to the people who need it the most, to not ...
People Don't Change Blues
Written by Matthew Taylor
Published by the Growlers (ASCAP)
Performed by The Growlers
Courtesy of Everloving Records
By Arrangement with Terrorbird Media See more