Leah Penniman: Amplifying the Voices of Black and Brown Farmers
Leah Penniman of Soul Fire Farm talks about the experiences of Black and Brown farmers on Rootstock Radio. It’s an important episode for anyone interested in supporting equity in our food system (which should be, well, everyone). Listen in!
"Just Farmers" or Scientists in Overalls?
Organic farmers aren’t “just” farmers. They stand at the forefront of preventive medicine. By producing safe and nutritious food -- without synthetic fertilizers or chemicals, antibiotics or hormones -- organic farmers protect our environment, there
Fred Provenza: Where Wonder Meets Science (And Why They Aren’t Mutually Exclusive)
Dr. Fred Provenza, professor at Utah State University, animal behaviorist and author, talks about how the discipline of ecology is evolving and what we can learn from the natural world.
Mai Nguyen: How Food Can Turn a “Place” into a “Home”
Mai Nguyen, who is a refugee resettlement service provider, farmer and more, talks about her focus on creating sustainable alternatives to the industrial food system and mobilizing young to reform political structures in the U.S.
Advice from a Dietitian: Why You Should Choose Organic and Grass-fed Dairy
With the popularity of paleo, plant-based, and Whole30 diets, dairy products are disappearing from shopping carts. Read why The Real Food Dietitians believe in the benefits of organic and grass-fed dairy and why they recommend it.
Alex Eaton: Let’s Talk About Poop (Animal Manure, That Is!)
Alex Eaton of Sistema.bio shares the innovative manure digester system that turns animal manure into both fertilizer and fuel. He's addressing climate change, food insecurity and poverty around the world in a single package. Listen in to learn more!