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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

Farmer Podcast Club: Paul Stamets

Posted by Lilli Klamke on May 29, 2018

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Enjoy listening to your weekly Farmer Podcast Club episode. Paul Stamets – #1035 – The Joe Rogan Experience     Released Nov 7, 2017 Paul Stamets is a mycologist, author and advocate of bioremediation and medicinal fungi.     Listen to the full episode: https://one.npr.org/?sharedMediaId=551875796:554548920   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 sign up below! Find Past Episodes on Our Blog We’ll post weekly podcasts so you can access them easily here: http://youngagrarians.org/category/podcasts   Sign Up for the Young … Continue reading Farmer Podcast Club: Paul Stamets

Farmer Podcast Club #12 – Regenerative Agriculture & The Truth About Cowspiracy

Posted by Lilli Klamke on May 22, 2018

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Enjoy listening to your weekly Farmer Podcast Club episode. Regenerative Agriculture and the Truth About Cowspiracy – Doniga Markegard #169- Rewild Yourself- Daniel Vitalis Released Oct 20, 2017 Doniga Markegard is a rancher with a background in ecology and permaculture, and she’s here to share how regenerative agriculture can help to restore the biodiversity of prairie grasslands while simultaneously producing grass-fed, nutrient dense meat.    Listen to the full episode: http://www.danielvitalis.com/rewild-yourself-podcast/regenerative-agriculture-and-the-truth-about-cowspiracy-doniga-markegard-169 Subscribe to Rewild Yourself  on iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/ca/podcast/rewild-yourself/id892905009?mt=2&i=1000393792302 Share This With a Farming Friend Know some farmers who might like this podcast? Invite them to sign up by sharing this link: … Continue reading Farmer Podcast Club #12 – Regenerative Agriculture & The Truth About Cowspiracy

Farmer Podcast Club: #11 – Ryan Holiday on stoic philosophy 101 and ego is the enemy

Posted by Lilli Klamke on May 15, 2018

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Enjoy listening to your weekly Farmer Podcast Club episode.  #11 – Ryan Holiday on stoic philosophy 101 and ego is the enemy – The Kevin Rose Show Released July 11, 2017 Ryan Holiday is the author of “The Daily Stoic,” “Ego is The Enemy,” and “The Obstacle is The Way.” In this episode Kevin and Ryan explore the basics of stoic philosophy, showing how you can reframe your thinking to be more like a stoic.     Listen to the full episode: https://one.npr.org/?sharedMediaId=551875796:554548920 Subscribe to Kevin Rose Show on iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/the-kevin-rose-show/id1088864895?mt=2   Share This With a Farming Friend Know some … Continue reading Farmer Podcast Club: #11 – Ryan Holiday on stoic philosophy 101 and ego is the enemy

Farmer Podcast Club: Stonyfield Yogurt

Posted by Moss Dance on May 10, 2018

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Enjoy listening to your weekly Farmer Podcast Club episode. Stonyfield Yogurt: Gary Hirshberg on NPR – How I Built This with Guy Raz Released Oct 02, 2017 In 1983, two hippie farmers decided to sell homemade organic yogurt to help raise money for their educational farm in New Hampshire. As the enterprise grew into a business, it faced one near-death experience after another, but it never quite died. In fact it grew — into one of the most popular yogurt brands in the US. Listen to the full episode: https://one.npr.org/?sharedMediaId=551875796:554548920 Subscribe to How I Built This on iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/ca/podcast/how-i-built-this-with-guy-raz/id1150510297?mt=2 Share This … Continue reading Farmer Podcast Club: Stonyfield Yogurt

Young Agrarians Farmer Podcast Club

Posted by Lilli Klamke on May 10, 2018

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Do you enjoy listening to podcasts? Are you spending a lot of time on a tractor, out in your garden, or hoeing rows in the fields? Many farmers are turning to podcasts to keep their brains occupied, and there’s a lot of interesting podcast material out there. Thanks to the Young Agrarians Farmer Podcast Club, you no longer have to dig for the good ones! Sometimes it just seems hard to choose the episodes that are going to be interesting… Wouldn’t it be convenient to pick from a “best of” list, by and for farmers? Join the Young Agrarians Farmer … Continue reading Young Agrarians Farmer Podcast Club