Content “Go for it. Reclaim the fields!” All around Europe, young people with no agricultural background are setting up farming initiatives. Despite the many difficulties these new farmers face, their systems are innovative, viable and sustainable. They are a response to Europe’s emptying countrysides, and their numbers are growing. Why and how did they make this radical choice? What do they gain from their hard work? What did they learn? This short video portrays 8 ‘future farmers’ from France, Ireland, Germany and the Netherlands.
Author ILEIA Center for Learning on Sustainable Agriculture
Contributor ILEIA Center for Learning on Sustainable Agriculture
Year Published 2015
Type of Initiative Multi-Media
Country FRANCE, GERMANY, IRELAND, NETHERLANDS
Link https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R43MXHEfFrU&feature=youtu.be