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Food Fight / DCD Media (Firm)

E-video E-video ([2013])
Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (50 min., 12 sec.)) : sd., col.
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : DCD Media (Firm), [2013]
Distributor: New York, N.Y. : distributed by Infobase, 2015.

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General Note:
Streaming video file encoded with permission for digital streaming by Infobase on October 29, 2015.
Contents:
Introduction: Food Fight: How Cities Work (1:28) -- New York City Delivery (2:21) -- Agricultural Factories (4:20) -- Processing Plants (4:40) -- Increasing Crop Yields (1:12) -- Billingsgate Fish Market (10:58) -- Sandwiches in the UK (6:11) -- Online Grocery Shopping (8:24) -- Urban Farming (4:37) -- High-Tech Farming (3:21) -- Pizza Delivery (1:56) -- Credits: Food Fight: How Cities Work (0:36)
Restrictions on Access:
Access requires authentication through Films On Demand.
Summary:
Food - human life can't exist without it. It's a city's most important source of energy. In New York alone, 8 million people consume 10,000 tons of food every day. With demand for food in the city so high, the restaurants and supermarkets must be restocked on a daily basis. Without new supplies, cities will run out of fresh food in a matter of days.
Target Audience:
9 & up.
System Details:
System requirements: Films On Demand platform.
Language:
Closed-captioned.
Source of Description:
Title from distributor's description (Infobase, November 04, 2015).
Authors: DCD Media (Firm), (production company.). Infobase, (film distributor.).
Citation: DCD Media (Firm),. "Food Fight." Place of publication not identified : DCD Media (Firm), 2013.

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