The documentary ‘The Last Harvest’ follows scientists and farmers who are trying to find out how to reverse some of the worst damage done to the earth in the form of desertification, soil erosion, soil contamination, biodiversity loss, loss of organic matter and soil sealing.
The German and French armed forces, for example, are involved in a range of missions from Afghanistan to North Africa. In a bid to cut costs, some of their core functions have been outsourced to commercial enterprises. But at what price?
The list of diseases that the drug cannabis can reportedly alleviate or even cure is long: multiple sclerosis, epilepsy, chronic pain - even brain tumors. But has research really documented the effectiveness of medical marijuana?
Food companies in industrial countries are registering almost no economic growth anymore. That’s why manufacturers are focusing on new markets. Multinationals are making big profits in threshold nations and developing countries - . This film uses São Paulo and Kenya as two examples to demonstrate how big companies are making money at the expense of people’s health.