Drawing from ancient knowledge and cutting edge science, Symphony of the Soil is an artistic exploration of the miraculous substance soil. By understanding the elaborate relationships and mutuality between soil, water, the atmosphere, plants and animals, we come to appreciate the complex and dynamic nature of this precious resource. The film also examines our human relationship with soil, the use and misuse of soil in agriculture, deforestation and development, and the latest scientific research on soil’s key role in ameliorating the most challenging environmental issues of our time. Filmed on four continents, featuring esteemed scientists and working farmers and ranchers, Symphony of the Soil is an intriguing presentation that highlights possibilities of healthy soil creating healthy plants creating healthy humans living on a healthy planet.
To help celebrate the International Year of the Soils, the film-makers streamed the full feature film, Symphony of the Soil, for FREE for the week of December 5 – 12, 2014. You can help us spread the word by sharing the film with your friends as well as links to the Symphony of the Soil website and to the International Year of the Soils.
Help Raise soil consciousness by purchasing a DVD, giving a DVD to friends, or by participating in our Educational Gift Program (where you make a purchase to give the film to a community who may not have the resources to purchase an educational license).
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