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Farmer Podcast Club: The Beauty Puzzle

Posted by Lilli Klamke on March 11, 2019

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Enjoy listening to your weekly Farmer Podcast Club episode. The Beauty Puzzle- Radiolab Released February 7, 2019 When a female animal is checking out her prospects, natural selection would dictate that she pay attention to how healthy, or strong, or fit he is. But when it comes to finding a mate, some animals seem to be engaged in a very different game. What if a female were looking for something else – something that has nothing to do with fitness? Something…beautiful? Today we explore a different way of looking at evolution and what it may mean for the course of science. This episode was reported by Robert Krulwich … Continue reading Farmer Podcast Club: The Beauty Puzzle

Farmer Podcast Club- Tractor Time Episode 11: John Kempf, Founder of Advancing Eco Agriculture

Posted by Lilli Klamke on February 20, 2019

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Enjoy listening to your weekly Farmer Podcast Club episode. Episode 11: John Kempf, Founder of Advancing Eco-Agriculture: Tractor Time, Acres USA  ReleasedOct 25, 2017 John Kempf is the founder of Advancing Eco Agriculture, a crop consulting company, and is an expert in the field of biological and regenerative farming.  A resident of Middlefield, Ohio, Kempf is a farmer who grew up in and remains a part of the Amish community.     Listen to the full episode: https://www.acresusa.com/pages/tractor-time-podcast Subscribe to Tractor Time on iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/ca/podcast/acres-u-s-a/id1228753412?mt=2 Share This With a Farming Friend Know some farmers who might like this podcast? Invite … Continue reading Farmer Podcast Club- Tractor Time Episode 11: John Kempf, Founder of Advancing Eco Agriculture

Farmer Podcast Club: Think like a chicken

Posted by Lilli Klamke on January 29, 2019

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Enjoy listening to your weekly Farmer Podcast Club episode. Think like a chicken- Down to Earth – The Planet to Plate Podcast Released Dec 11, 2018 Reginaldo Haslett Marroquín of the Main Street Project in Northfield, Minnesota, talks about a new model for  a healthy and regenerative poultry industry — and how it can be accomplished with modest investments of land and capital. One of the main challenges of envisioning a healthy food system is how it can work at a large scale, and not just for niche markets. Here you’ll hear how it can be done — and how … Continue reading Farmer Podcast Club: Think like a chicken

Farmer Podcast Club: Thanatology (DEATH & DYING) with Cole Imperi

Posted by Lilli Klamke on January 22, 2019

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Enjoy listening to your weekly Farmer Podcast Club episode. Thanatology (DEATH & DYING) with Cole Imperi –  Ologies with Alie Ward Released Oct 31, 2017 Hoooo boy. We’re all up in death and dying’s bizness and to Alie’s shock, it’s not a bummer. Confront and perhaps OVERCOME existential anxiety as we discuss not only the science of death but the nature and goddamn beauty of life. Everything from burial methods, the latest in eco funerals, what a funeral director hates most, how gnomes die, and how to regret less. Meet your new favorite thanatologist and oddly, get the guts to … Continue reading Farmer Podcast Club: Thanatology (DEATH & DYING) with Cole Imperi

Farmer Podcast Club: Priya Parker

Posted by Lilli Klamke on December 18, 2018

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Enjoy listening to your weekly Farmer Podcast Club episode. Priya Parker – Design Matters with Debbie Millman Released May 21, 2018 Debbie talks to author and conflict resolution mediator Priya Parker about meetings and gatherings and why so many of them don’t work.     Listen to the full episode: https://www.designmattersmedia.com/podcasts/Priya-Parker Subscribe to Design Matters on iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/ca/podcast/design-matters-with-debbie-millman/id328074695?mt=2&i=1000411991990 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 … Continue reading Farmer Podcast Club: Priya Parker

Farmer Podcast Club: Bob Cannard on Natural Process Farming

Posted by Lilli Klamke on December 11, 2018

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Enjoy listening to your weekly Farmer Podcast Club episode. 013: Bob Cannard on Natural Process Farming- Farmer to Farmer with Chris Blanchard Released May 07, 2015 Bob Cannard is one of the farmers that I think of as a first-generation visionary in the world of organic farming. For over three decades, he has been at the forefront of the local farming movement in California. Farming just north of San Francisco Bay at Green String Farm, Bob has a farming process that flies in the face of a lot of what I, at least, “know” to be true. His natural process … Continue reading Farmer Podcast Club: Bob Cannard on Natural Process Farming

Farmer Podcast Club: Cooperative Power

Posted by Lilli Klamke on November 06, 2018

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Enjoy listening to your weekly Farmer Podcast Club episode. Cooperative Power: Young Farmers Podcast- By National Young Farmers Coalition Released Oct 19, 2018 In 1920, 14% of U.S. farmers were black – today less than 2%. Land ownership by Black farmers has also declined over the past 100 years, from 15 million acres to roughly 2 million acres. These numbers are tough, but some say they would be even worse without the leadership of the Federation of Southern Cooperatives. Lindsey talks with Cornelius Blanding, executive director of the Federation, about Black land loss, how coops are helping black and rural … Continue reading Farmer Podcast Club: Cooperative Power

Farmer Podcast Club: Talk About Food Should Be Uncomfortable, “But It Has to Be Kind”

Posted by Lilli Klamke on October 16, 2018

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Enjoy listening to your weekly Farmer Podcast Club episode. Talk About Food Should Be Uncomfortable, “But It Has to Be Kind” – “Food Talk with Dani Nierenberg”, In Conversation with Tamar Haspel Oct. 9, 2018 On “Food Talk with Dani Nierenberg,” Washington Post columnist and James Beard Award–winning writer Tamar Haspel talks about the uncomfortable public discourse that inspires her unconventional writing. “We should try to get more comfortable with discomfort. If we’re talking about an issue on the ground, about agriculture, about feeding people, why should that be uncomfortable? It should be productive, it should be interesting. But it … Continue reading Farmer Podcast Club: Talk About Food Should Be Uncomfortable, “But It Has to Be Kind”

Farmer Podcast Club: Chris Eyer – Montana’s Mindful Mule Packer

Posted by Lilli Klamke on October 10, 2018

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Enjoy listening to your weekly Farmer Podcast Club episode. Chris Eyer – Montana’s Mindful Mule Packer – Mountain & Prairie Released May 7, 2018 Chris Eyer is a true Western polymath. He is probably best known for his work as a mule packer, in which he uses mules to transport supplies into some of Montana’s most remote wilderness areas—he documents the adventures on his extremely popular Instagram account @muledragger. But as you’ll hear in our conversation, mule packing only scratches the surface—Chris is an experienced mountaineer and climber, a former US Marine, a practicing Buddhist, a leather craftsman, and a … Continue reading Farmer Podcast Club: Chris Eyer – Montana’s Mindful Mule Packer

Farmer Podcast Club: Erosion, Soil Balance, and Cover Crops with Steve Groff

Posted by Lilli Klamke on October 02, 2018

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Enjoy listening to your weekly Farmer Podcast Club episode. Erosion, Soil Balance, and Cover Crops with Steve Groff:  Regenerative Agriculture Podcast ReleasedMay 05, 2018 This week, I had the pleasure of interviewing Steve Groff, a farmer and cover crop pioneer who has also worked with the University of Maryland on extensive cover crop research. Steve founded Cover Crop Coaching in 2016 and has spoken to audiences across North America, Europe, Australia, Japan, and many other parts of the world on the use of cover crops across the full range of agricultural applications. In this episode, we talk about important management … Continue reading Farmer Podcast Club: Erosion, Soil Balance, and Cover Crops with Steve Groff