Earlier today, I told you why I think it’s important to buy organic champagnes or sparkling wines to ring in the New Year. One of the reasons I gave was that organic growers actively work to keep the land they farm healthy.

One of our video series here on MNN is Love of the Land. In the latest segment, host Chuck Leavell, a principle player at MNN who just happens to be the keyboardist for the Rolling Stones (yep, we like to mention that every know and then around here), takes us on a tour of a certified organic farm.

It’s a short introduction to the positive effects of using organic methods and biodiversity in farming. Take a look.

Robin Shreeves ( @rshreeves ) focuses on food from a family perspective from her home base in New Jersey.