Our Food Has a Story
with farmer Will Bergmann
You had questions about food, so we asked a farmer. Not any farmer, but a Manitoba organic vegetable and conventional crop farmer, Will Bergmann.
We brought a camera crew to Will's house to ask him frequently asked questions and see how he produces food to feed the world!
Part 1: Farming Methods
We hear buzz words like organic, conventional, GMOs and GE crops all the time, but what do they really mean? Get the ABCs about different farming methods Candian farmers use.
Part 2: Pesticides
Pesticides prevent, repel, decrease or kill pests that can destroy food crops. Learn more about food safety and pesticide use on the farm.
Part 3: Consumer Choices
In Canada, we have so many safe food options at the grocery store: local, organic, GMOs, etc. Learn more about the choices you have and what they mean.
Part 4: Crop Rotation
Farmers are stewards of the land. Learn how they use best management practices to keep the land and our food healthy.