This 11 Year Old Kid Gets It – Why Don’t You?

Birke Baehr delivers an inspirational and eye  opening talk at TEDx at age 11. His speech is called “What’s Wrong With Our Food System? And How Can We Make A Difference?”

Birke Baehr Organic FarmingBirke Baehr wants us to know what’s in our food, how it’s made and where it comes from. He says he wanted to be a professional football player, but he’d now rather  become a organic farmer.

While traveling with his family at age 8, he’s been learning about organic farming (composting, vermiculture, canning and food preservation). He’s passionate about teaching and educating others, especially young kids like himself. He’s now 14 years old, and a well recognized speaker and youth advocate promoting sustainable organic food and agriculture.

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