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Soil Stories - The Whole Story

In "Soil Stories", our protagonist, Francine, embarks on a journey of discovery that begins with her realization that soil is alive and that without soil, life as we know would not exist. In her journey of discovery she meets with soil scientists who help her "see" beneath the surface of the soil and help her understand how diverse yet ordered soil bodies are in the landscape and how much work has been done in soil survey. In the second half of the story, Francine meets with characters that help her take an up close and personal look at some physical and biological attributes of soils without which they would not function. In the final part of the video, a character from history shares an epiphany about soils with Francine and translates this to modern terms. "Soil Stories" was born out of a collaborative effort between ESRI-SC and SC NRCS. We (Buz Kloot and Pam Thomas) wanted to get all the information about soils across, but in a way that was engaging. While facts came easy, it's not always easy to be engaging on this subject. Until that is, when I (Buz Kloot) was at a ScienceFilm workshop with Jeff Morales and Colin Bates where I began to see that the story trumps all when making videos. Colin's advice to me one morning was "why don't you make a movie about people who have a relationship with the soil?" - well, the rest is history. Credit goes to so many and I have tried to acknowledge all at the end of the video, but I fear I may still have left some out. To those I apologize. This series along with other experiences of making video for the NRCS in the last three has changed the way I look at natural resources in general and more specifically, at soils . My profound thanks to all of the professionals in the NRCS and to the many land owners who have helped shape my thinking. .

Videos

Best Soil Mix For Cannabis Seedlings and Flowering Marijuana Plants - Home Weed Grow Tips

Best Soil Mix For Cannabis Seedlings and Flowering Marijuana Plants. http://mypotlog.com/blog/best-soil-mix-for-cannabis-seedlings-and-flowering-marijuana-pl...

Bill Nye The Science Guy - Rocks and Soil (Full Episode)

Rock out with Bill Nye in the "Rocks and Soil" episode. We live on top of rocks -- the Earth's surface. There are three basic types of rocks — igneous, sedim...

Soil - Breaking Me Down

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Soil Stories - The Whole Story

In "Soil Stories", our protagonist, Francine, embarks on a journey of discovery that begins with her realization that soil is alive and that without soil, li...

Grow the Best Garden by Building the Best Organic Soil

John from http://www.growingyourgreens.com/ goes on a field trip to Marin Soil Solutions to share with you how you can have the most productive, best tasting...

The Soil - Sedi laka

Soil - Picture Perfect (Full Album)

Picture Perfect is an album by SOiL, released October 20, 2009. 1. Tear It Down 0:00 2. The Lesser Man 3:13 3. Like It Is 6:52 4. Picture Perfect 10:21 5. Su...

SOIL & "PIMP" SESSIONS "Summer Goddess"

Soil & "Pimp" Sessions "Summer Goddess"

Let's Talk About Soil - English

This animated film tells the reality of soil resources around the world, covering the issues of degradation, urbanization, land grabbing and overexploitation...