All posts by Lilli Klamke

Farmer Podcast Club: Ornithology (BIRDS) with James Maley

Posted by Lilli Klamke on August 14, 2018

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Enjoy listening to your weekly Farmer Podcast Club episode. Ornithology (BIRDS) with James Maley- Ologies By Alie Ward Released Nov 07, 2017 Birds! Horned screamers! Winged pirates! Professional bird-person and all around cool dude James Maley joins Alie to talk about bird mating, monogamy, the cult of ornithology, absurd birds, parrots that are smarter than your friends’ kids, a surprising fact about owl ears and history’s most tragically zealous bird nerds. If you love birds, you’ll be at home. If a bird did you dirty, you’ll open your heart and learn to love again.   Listen to the full episode on iTunes: … Continue reading Farmer Podcast Club: Ornithology (BIRDS) with James Maley

Farmer Podcast Club: How to Love Criticism

Posted by Lilli Klamke on July 31, 2018

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Enjoy listening to your weekly Farmer Podcast Club episode. How to Love Criticism-WorkLife with Adam Grant Released Feb 28, 2018 What if you could tell your co-workers what you really think of them? At the world’s most successful hedge fund, everyone is rated and ranked constantly – in front of everyone. They’ve figured out how to embrace negative feedback, and they swear it’s essential to their success. Adam shows how you can learn to take criticism well – and get better at dishing it out. This episode is brought to you by Bonobos, Accenture, JPMorgan Chase & Co., and Warby … Continue reading Farmer Podcast Club: How to Love Criticism

Farmer Podcast Club- Museums and the Mafia: The Secret History of Citrus

Posted by Lilli Klamke on July 24, 2018

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Enjoy listening to your weekly Farmer Podcast Club episode. Museums and the Mafia: The Secret History of Citrus- Gastropod   Released April 18, 2016 A slice of lime in your cocktail, a lunchbox clementine, or a glass of OJ at breakfast: citrus is so common today that most of us have at least one lurking on the kitchen counter or in the back of the fridge. But don’t be fooled: not only were these fruits so precious that they inspired both museums and the Mafia, they are also under attack by an incurable immune disease that is decimating citrus harvests … Continue reading Farmer Podcast Club- Museums and the Mafia: The Secret History of Citrus

Farmer Podcast Club: 145: Corinna and Kurt Bench of Shared Legacy Farms on Creating a Marketing and Retention System on the CSA Farm

Posted by Lilli Klamke on July 17, 2018

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Enjoy listening to your weekly Farmer Podcast Club episode. 145: Corinna and Kurt Bench of Shared Legacy Farms on Creating a Marketing and Retention System on the CSA Farm- Chris Blanchard’s Farmer to Farmer Podcast Released Nov 16, 2017 Corinna and Kurt Bench raise a little under ten acres of certified organic vegetables at Shared Legacy Farms in Elmore, Ohio. With 400 CSA shares and a 78% retention rate, Corrinna and Kurt have created a values-based business on family land that is supporting them in their tenth year of business. We take a deep dive into how Corinna and Kurt … Continue reading Farmer Podcast Club: 145: Corinna and Kurt Bench of Shared Legacy Farms on Creating a Marketing and Retention System on the CSA Farm

Farmer Podcast Club: “Hoptopia: A World of Agriculture and Beer in Oregon’s Willamette Valley”

Posted by Lilli Klamke on July 10, 2018

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Enjoy listening to your weekly Farmer Podcast Club episode. Peter A. Kopp, “Hoptopia: A World of Agriculture and Beer in Oregon’s Willamette Valley” (U California Press, 2016) on NBn-New Books network Released Mar 09, 2018 Environmental historian Peter A. Kopp‘s book Hoptopia: A World of Agriculture and Beer in Oregon’s Willamette Valley (University of California Press, 2016) examines the fascinating history of a very special plant: the hop. From its prehistoric origins to its use in ancient and medieval beermaking, the hop was already an important crop in human agriculture when it first appeared on Colonial American shores, but when … Continue reading Farmer Podcast Club: “Hoptopia: A World of Agriculture and Beer in Oregon’s Willamette Valley”

Farmer Podcast Club: 298- Fordlandia

Posted by Lilli Klamke on July 03, 2018

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Enjoy listening to your weekly Farmer Podcast Club episode. 298- Fordlandia: 99% Invisible Released Mar 07, 2018 In the late 1920s, the Ford Motor Company bought up millions of acres of land in Brazil. They loaded boats with machinery and supplies, and shipped them deep into the Amazon rainforest. Workers cut down trees and cleared the land and then they built a rubber plantation in the middle of one of the wildest places on earth. But Henry Ford wanted this community — called “Fordlândia” — to be more than just a huge plantation. He envisioned an industrial utopia. He paid … Continue reading Farmer Podcast Club: 298- Fordlandia

Farmer Podcast Club: Nathan Sayre and the science of the range

Posted by Lilli Klamke on June 26, 2018

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Enjoy listening to your weekly Farmer Podcast Club episode. Nathan Sayre and the science of the range:  Down to Earth: The Planet to Plate Podcast- By Quivira Coalition   Released February 28, 2018 Professor of geography at the University of California, Berkeley, Nathan Sayre is author of the book, The Politics of Scale: A History of Rangeland Science.    Listen to the full episode: https://one.npr.org/?sharedMediaId=551875796:554548920 Subscribe to Down to Earth on iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/ca/podcast/how-i-built-this-with-guy-raz/id1150510297?mt=2 Share This With a Farming Friend Know some farmers who might like this podcast? Invite them to sign up by sharing this link: http://eepurl.com/dtEnmr Or scroll down to … Continue reading Farmer Podcast Club: Nathan Sayre and the science of the range

Farmer Podcast Club: Steven Pinker

Posted by Lilli Klamke on June 19, 2018

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Enjoy listening to your weekly Farmer Podcast Club episode. Steven Pinker – Design Matters with Debbie Millman   Released Feb 26, 2018 Debbie talks with Steven Pinker about the miraculous evolution of language, the most arresting question he has ever fielded, and his new book, Enlightenment Now —which breaks down why we actually have good cause to be positive about the state of the world today.    Listen to the full episode: https://one.npr.org/?sharedMediaId=551875796:554548920 Subscribe to Design Matters on iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/ca/podcast/ideas-from-cbc-radio-highlights/id151485663?mt=2&i=1000404947455   Share This With a Farming Friend Know some farmers who might like this podcast? Invite them to sign up … Continue reading Farmer Podcast Club: Steven Pinker

Farmer Podcast Club: The Enright Files:Your brain on digital technology

Posted by Lilli Klamke on June 12, 2018

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Enjoy listening to your weekly Farmer Podcast Club episode. The Enright Files: Your brain on digital technology – Ideas from CBC Radio (Highlights)   Our relationship with technology has intensified in this century with a rapturous embrace of Internet technologies and the gadgetry put in our hands by big technology companies. But even as we’ve made these technologies an extension of ourselves and experience the world and ourselves through them, our culture is starting to take a step back to re-examine the impact they’re having on us. Interview with Nicholas Carr, Franklin Foer, Jean Twenge, and Clive Thompson. 53:59  Released … Continue reading Farmer Podcast Club: The Enright Files:Your brain on digital technology

Farmer Podcast Club: Why we need to rethink climate change

Posted by Lilli Klamke on June 05, 2018

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Enjoy listening to your weekly Farmer Podcast Club episode. Why we need to rethink climate change: Timothy Morton – books podcast- The Guardian         Released Feb 13, 2018 When you first hear some of philosopher Timothy Morton’s ideas, they may sound bizarre. He argues that everything in the universe – from algae and rocks to knives and forks – has a kind of consciousness. That we need to scrap the concept of “nature” as being distinct to civilisation. And, he says, we’re ruled by a kind of primitive artificial intelligence: industrial capitalism. These ideas may sound strange, … Continue reading Farmer Podcast Club: Why we need to rethink climate change