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Farmer Podcast Club: Restoring our relationship with nature from lake beds to treetops

Posted by Lilli Klamke on January 15, 2019

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Enjoy listening to your weekly Farmer Podcast Club episode. Restoring our relationship with nature from lake beds to treetops- CBC radio – ideas Released June 25, 2018 IDEAS host Paul Kennedy moderates the fifth Muskoka Summit on the Environment, a panel discussion about “Restoring our Relationship with the Natural World.” Six guests join Kennedy in a discussion about the environment.   Listen to the full episode: https://one.npr.org/?sharedMediaId=551875796:554548920 Subscribe to CBC radio-  Ideas on iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/ca/podcast/ideas-from-cbc-radio-highlights/id151485663?mt=2&i=1000414598413 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 … Continue reading Farmer Podcast Club: Restoring our relationship with nature from lake beds to treetops

Farmer Podcast Club: Remembering Jill Ker Conway, The First Female President Of Smith College

Posted by Lilli Klamke on January 07, 2019

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Enjoy listening to your weekly Farmer Podcast Club episode. Remembering Jill Ker Conway, The First Female President Of Smith College –Fresh Air npr Released June 14, 2018 Today we’re going to remember Jill Ker Conway, who influenced many women as a feminist, memoirist, women’s history scholar and the first woman president of Smith College, one of the largest women’s colleges in the world. She served in that position from 1975 to 85. Conaway died June 1 at the age of 83. We’ll hear excerpts of my three interviews with her recorded between 1989 and 1998. We talked about establishing her … Continue reading Farmer Podcast Club: Remembering Jill Ker Conway, The First Female President Of Smith College

Farmer Podcast Club: Ep. 119: Walking the Edge

Posted by Lilli Klamke on January 01, 2019

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Enjoy listening to your weekly Farmer Podcast Club episode. Ep. 119: Walking the Edge- The Meat Eater Podcasts Released Jun 04, 2018 Bozeman, MT- Steven Rinella talks with historian and religious scholar Bracy V. Hill, along with Michelle Jorgensen and Janis Putelis of the MeatEater crew. The intersection of religion and the history of hunting in America; the evolution of America’s hunting culture; a two-part history of Paul/Saul; the connection between the creation story and blue laws; radical religious groups; masculinity and the symbol of life and death; the saga of Jacob and Esau; hunters walking the edge; feast and … Continue reading Farmer Podcast Club: Ep. 119: Walking the Edge

Farmer Podcast Club: “Burley: Kentucky Tobacco in a New Century”

Posted by Lilli Klamke on December 04, 2018

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Enjoy listening to your weekly Farmer Podcast Club episode. Ann K. Ferrell, “Burley: Kentucky Tobacco in a New Century” (U Press of Kentucky, 2013)-  NBn – New Books network Released May 30, 2018 Ann K. Ferrell is an Associate Professor and the Director of the Folk Studies program at Western Kentucky University, and also Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of American Folklore. Her first book, Burley: Kentucky Tobacco in a New Century (University of Kentucky Press, 2013) is the result of multiple research methodologies including extensive ethnographic fieldwork, archival investigation, and rhetorical analysis.   Listen to the full episode: Ann K. Ferrell, “Burley: … Continue reading Farmer Podcast Club: “Burley: Kentucky Tobacco in a New Century”

Farmer Podcast Club: Red Dawn in Lapland

Posted by Lilli Klamke on November 27, 2018

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Enjoy listening to your weekly Farmer Podcast Club episode. Red Dawn in Lapland- Outside PODCAST Released Jan 22, 2018 On the 833-mile border between Finland and Russia, a band of elite Finnish soldiers are preparing to defend the country if Russia decides it wants to again redraw the map of Europe. With tensions still high after the Kremlin’s invasion of Crimea and Ukraine, writer David Wolman went to Finland to find out what this tiny band of Finns can possibly do if the Russian war machine heads their way. Quite a lot, it turns out. Listen to the full episode: https://www.outsideonline.com/2276696/red-dawn-lapland … Continue reading Farmer Podcast Club: Red Dawn in Lapland

Farmer Podcast Club: Money where your mouth is: Investing in a healthy food system

Posted by Lilli Klamke on November 20, 2018

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Enjoy listening to your weekly Farmer Podcast Club episode. Money where your mouth is: Investing in a healthy food system– Down to Earth – The Planet to Plate Podcast Released Oct 23, 2018 Sallie Calhoun is president of the Globetrotter Foundation, owner of the Paicines Ranch, and founder of the #NoRegrets Initiative. She came to ranching from electrical engineering and high-tech entrepreneurship, and has devoted her life to sustainable agriculture –and both investing and teaching others about investing in a healthy food system. She also works to empower women in ranching and agricultural communities.   Listen to the full episode: … Continue reading Farmer Podcast Club: Money where your mouth is: Investing in a healthy food system

Farmer Podcast Club: Sarah Wentzel-Fisher – Conservation in the Radical Center

Posted by Lilli Klamke on November 13, 2018

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Enjoy listening to your weekly Farmer Podcast Club episode. Sarah Wentzel-Fisher – Conservation in the Radical Center – Mountain and Prairie Released July 12, 2018 Sarah Wentzel-Fisher is the Executive Director of the Quivira Coalition, an innovative conservation organization devoted to building soil, biodiversity, and resilience on western working landscapes. Quivira was founded over twenty years ago by two conservationists and a rancher, all three of whom were exhausted by the divisive nature of the relationships between the agricultural and environmental communities. By putting their few differences aside and focusing on their many shared values, Quivira has led many of … Continue reading Farmer Podcast Club: Sarah Wentzel-Fisher – Conservation in the Radical Center

Farmer Podcast Club: Michael Pollan On The ‘New Science’ Of Psychedelics

Posted by Lilli Klamke on October 30, 2018

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Enjoy listening to your weekly Farmer Podcast Club episode. Michael Pollan On The ‘New Science’ Of Psychedelics on NPR – Fresh Air from WHYY Released May 15, 2018 Pollan, author of ‘The Omnivore’s Dilemma’ and ‘The Botany of Desire,’ talks about his new book, ‘How to Change Your Mind.’ It covers the history of psychedelic drugs like LSD and magic mushrooms, and how they’re now being used experimentally in therapeutic settings, to treat depression, addiction, and fear of death. Pollan also talks about his own experience experimenting with psychedelics. “I had an experience that was by turns frightening and ecstatic … Continue reading Farmer Podcast Club: Michael Pollan On The ‘New Science’ Of Psychedelics

Farmer Podcast Club: Starving out resistance

Posted by Lilli Klamke on October 23, 2018

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Enjoy listening to your weekly Farmer Podcast Club episode. Starving out resistance: Anne Applebaum on Stalin’s deliberate famine in Ukraine- CBC- Ideas Released May 8, 2018 Historian Anne Applebaum is the winner of the 2018 Lionel Gelber Prize for her book, Red Famine: Stalin’s War on Ukraine. It tells the story of how Stalin’s collective farming policies in the early 1930s induced starvation among 3 million Ukrainian peasants. The book argues that this act was no byproduct of bad policy decisions, but instead a deliberate effort to crush Ukrainian nationalism and resistance — with repercussions that extend into our own era … Continue reading Farmer Podcast Club: Starving out resistance

Farmer Podcast Club: Sarah Calhoun – Community Building Through Commerce

Posted by Lilli Klamke on September 26, 2018

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Enjoy listening to your weekly Farmer Podcast Club episode. Sarah Calhoun – Community Building Through Commerce: Mountain and Prairie Podcast Released  Apr 20, 2018 Sarah Calhoun is the founder and owner of Red Ants Pants, a Montana-based apparel company that makes high-quality, American-made workwear for women. But Sarah’s business ventures are just the tip of the iceberg—she also started the Red Ants Pants Music Festival, which attracts world-class musicians like Dwight Yoakam and Lucinda Williams. The proceeds from the music festival support Sarah’s third venture, the Red Ants Pants Foundation, an organization dedicated to developing women’s leadership, supporting local farms … Continue reading Farmer Podcast Club: Sarah Calhoun – Community Building Through Commerce