Archive for the ‘Food’ Category
One man’s trash is another an’s treasure. We’ve all heard this saying before, but John-Paul Maxfield is acting on it. At Waste Farmers, John-Pauls takes city food scraps that were once thrown away, and composts them into top-quality soil amendments for Denver growers.
How do we catalyze a movement of urban farmers throughout the country throughout the developed world? Renowned speaker, activist, and urban farmer, Michael Abelman sits down with me to discuss the reasoning and strategy behind encouraging millions of people to become small plot farmers.
Support your family and build community as an urban farmer. Curtis Stone is one of the most successful urban farmers in North America and wants to teach you his secrets!
The Current Reality of Organic Meat Production with Rod Morrison, Owner of Rocky Mountain Organic Meats
Join us as we take a look into the current reality of Organic Meat Production with Rod Morrison, Owner of Rocky Mountain Organic Meats. Rod talks about why we need to move towards organic food production and stop giving money to the industrial meat producing companies. There is a ton of pertinent information for anybody looking to learn more about the organic meat producing industry.
Leader in Sustainable Development: Mark Shepard The Full Interview Audio Only Right click here to download the MP3 version of this interview Synopsis In this interview we discuss Mark Shepard’s 106 acre profitable permaculture farm – New Forest Farm. Specifically: -Mark’s decision to use permaculture in his farm -Perennials vs. Annuals in Agriculture [...]
The Full Interview Audio Only Right click here to download the MP3 version of this interview Synopsis In this interview we discuss the atrocious situation with kid’s lunches at public schools and what Ann Cooper is doing to make them healthier. Specifically: -How to change children’s relationship to food -Lobbyists built the Food Pyramid [...]
The Full Interview Audio Only Right click here to download the MP3 version of this interview In this interview we discuss Fritz’s work designing organic gardens in place of front lawns all over the US for his book Edible Estates: Attack on the Front Lawn. Specifically: -The History of the Lawn -Organic Gardens as an [...]
There’s an old saying that I’m sure many of people have heard, but have never really took the time out to truly comprehend: “you are what you eat.” So is it any wonder that a good number of Americans these days are not only out of shape but inextricably obese and just down right unhealthy? Come find out one of the esiest and simplest ways to better maintain your health, and all it takes is a trip to your local grocery store.
The Full Program Audio Only Right click here to download the MP3 version of this interview Topics In this interview we discuss the fantastic work that Cary Fowler and the rest of the team at the Global Crop Diversity Trust are doing to save agriculture. Not enough people know about the dire food situation we [...]
The Full Program Audio Only Right click here to download the MP3 version of this interview Topics In this interview we discuss permaculture, industrial agriculture, and the reality of the current food system. Specifically: -Home scale permaculture -The open loop of industrial agriculture -The toxic BT Gene which is heavily used in Industrial Agriculture -Urban [...]