Food Series: Volume One

Discovery Education

SKU: DC024333
Format: DVD
Grade Level:
Runtime: 21
Copyright: 2009

Alt Formats:
Teacher's Guide
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Marc Record

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Considers the role food has played in human history, from early civilization to the present day. The program chronicles major developments in agriculture, including the Industrial and Green Revolutions, as well as describes how the top seven most cultivated crops in the world are harvested and used in food production. An introduction to the U.S. food pyramid reminds viewers of the need for a balanced and nutritious diet.