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Video: ‘Opening the earth – The Potato King’ – A story about agricultural biodiversity

A poor potato farmer in the Andes is one of the few guardians responsible for sustaining biodiversity critical to humanity. This video tells the story of Julio Hancco 14,600ft above sea level in the Peruvian Andes.

Julio’s humble life contrasts with the global significance of agricultural biodiversity. World famous chefs, international organizations, and experts in the field all played a role in Julio’s rise.

This film contrasts the humble life of a poor Peruvian farmer with the global significance of his traditions.

Opening

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