Skip to Main Content
It looks like you're using Internet Explorer 11 or older. This website works best with modern browsers such as the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge. If you continue with this browser, you may see unexpected results.

Dig in and Get Growing!

A guide to get you inspired about growing.


Spring is here! Although you are not able to borrow seeds from the Seed Library at this time, we can offer you many resources and recommendations for your garden.  

The Need to Grow

The Need to Grow and More!

Kanopy has three films available that let you explore the world of seeds and growing, the history and importance of seeds, and how the way we grow can help us feed the world and adapt to, mitigate, and regenerative from climate change.

Streaming now is the award-winning documentary The Need to Grow. This film explores the science behind nature-based solutions to mitigating and adapting to climate change by demonstrating the huge impact changing the way we grow is and can have on our future. Follow scientists, farmers, and activists of all ages and they explore how the way we eat can change the course of our future and what we, as individuals, can do. 

As a WCC student you have free access to all content on Kanopy. Just click on the link and use your WCC email and password to log-in. See the link above for The Need to GrowYou can also watch two documentaries we have in our catalog (Seed: The Untold StoryOpen Sesame-the Story of Seeds) on Kanopy (see links below).