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Down to Earth: The Planet to Plate Podcast

Jul 16, 2019

Richard Teague is Professor in the Department of Ecosystem Science and Management at Texas A&M University. He shares with us his deep understanding of the science of holistic management, soil science, and the psychology of changing over to new practices and paradigms.


Jun 29, 2019

Ed Roberson is conservation director at the Palmer Land Trust, and he's host of the Mountain and Prairie podcast. We talk about some of the problems surrounding water in the West--and some new approaches to balancing urban and agricultural water...


Jun 18, 2019

Emmanuel Karisa Bayawas an orphan in rural Kenya by the time he was nine years old. His mother had taught him to farm, and after going into another profession, he was called to return to the land. He found himself helping other orphans and poor children, and founding the Magarini Children Centre and Organic...


Jun 4, 2019

 

There's an unspoken assumption that renewable energy will seamlessly replace fossil fuels. But what if that's not the case? We talk to Dr. Jason Bradford, author of the new report, The Future is Rural: Food System Adaptations to the Great Simplification from the Post Carbon Institute. He makes the case that the...


May 21, 2019

<strong>Aria McLauchlan</strong> and <strong>Harley Cross</strong> are co-founders of <a href="http://landcoreusa.org" rel="noopener" target="_blank">Land Core</a>, a non-profit dedicated to bringing about policies and programs that lead to healthy soil.