* Date : 2017-09-07
4 Angles Ep.185
Last month, fipronil and bifenthrin-tainted eggs caused a nationwide egg scare in Korea, followed by Europe. This crisis heightened the public's awareness on the importance of animal welfare, which is at the heart of any good farming business. Let's take a glimpse at Korean animal welfare and its future direction.
Learning in Nature - Forest Kindergarten
A forest kindergarten is a type of preschool education for children between the ages of three and six that is held almost exclusively outdoors. There is no official curriculum, and children spend most of the day learning and developing socialization skills in the wilderness. In acknowledgement of the benefits, more forest activity centers have been created in Korea. Learn more about the country's forest education.
Eco-friendly design is the philosophy of designing physical objects, the built environment, and services to comply with the principles of social, economic, and ecological sustainability. It is causing a new sensation in Korea with a sophisticated, creative twist. Today, designers protect and preserve our planet earth in the name of design, or innovation.
Wildlife Veterinarian Kim Young-Joon
Wildlife veterinarians are very rare in Korea. Kim Young-joon is one of those rare individuals and has spent 20 years rescuing and treating wild animals. Dr. Kim always emphasizes that wildlife veterinarians must understand the entire ecosystem to be able to protect and preserve wild animals as well as maintain a happy and peaceful coexistence of humans and wildlife. Let's learn more about this genuine veterinarian.