31 Dec '16, 10pm

"Mickey Mouse Sustainable Farming" at Disney EPCOT - arrgghh is this modern farming? #agchat

So I was once a college program cast member at the land and worked the greenhouse boat ride for about 3 months. What a FUN job! I was there when construction for their major remodeling ('05) was still going on so I got to learn my spiel without guests as well as enjoy the greenhouses alone on a boat (even smoked a cig in the 'desert scene'). I'm surprised 'Kerry' your intern for the 'behind the seeds tour' wasn't more knowledgeable as even though its been near 3 years I can still remember the story behind the tomato 'tree'. This might be due to the fact as land cast members we were given an extended 'behind the seeds' tour not given to guests and actually saw all of the 2.5mil feet of greenhouse and even got to taste some of those tomatoes (very sweet). As a journalist you might have been able to swing getting the extended version but you would have had to have talked to g...

Full article: http://inhabitat.com/mickey-mouse-sustainable-farming/

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