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#58: Cooperative land, holistic management, Farmer Managed Natural Regeneration, and the secret life of insects

#58: Cooperative land, holistic management, Farmer Managed Natural Regeneration, and the secret life of insects 150 150 Farmerama Radio

Sinead Fenton of Aweside Farm: Credit @awesidefarm This month, we hear from Sinead Fenton and Adam Smith, farmers at Aweside Farm in East Sussex. They’ve been able to access the…

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#56: The Bowhouse special

#56: The Bowhouse special 150 150 Farmerama Radio

The East Neuk Market Garden This month brings a special episode, focused on the Bowhouse, in the East Neuk of Fife. The East Neuk is a coastal region in Scotland,…

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#52: Oxford Real Farming Conference, social justice & land, new forms of land ownership

#52: Oxford Real Farming Conference, social justice & land, new forms of land ownership 150 150 Farmerama Radio

Leah Penniman at ORFC (IMG Credit: ORFC Official Photographer) This episode we’re sharing stories from the Oxford Real Farming Conference (ORFC) – where we were proud to be the official…

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#45: Gardens of Sanctuary, the adventure of organic farming, and biodynamic wines

#45: Gardens of Sanctuary, the adventure of organic farming, and biodynamic wines 150 150 Farmerama Radio

Photo credit: Green Backyard This month, we start the show with a story about Gardens of Sanctuary, a network of green spaces across the UK started by Ben Margolis, co-founder…

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#44: Radical roots, Slow Money, CSAs and Allies

#44: Radical roots, Slow Money, CSAs and Allies 150 150 Farmerama Radio

This month, we begin by hearing from Kim Hamblin and Dan Rinke of Roshambo Art farm in Oregon, who share their story of building resilience in their orchard through diversity.…

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#42: No-cost agriculture in Zambia, Biofertilisers and a Regenerative farming journey

#42: No-cost agriculture in Zambia, Biofertilisers and a Regenerative farming journey 150 150 Farmerama Radio

This month we head to the tenth annual Oxford Real Farming Conference. First up we hear the inspirational story of 5000+ women who are now practising natural agriculture, or no-cost…

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#41: Turtle Island, banana bonanza, soil regeneration and market garden updates

#41: Turtle Island, banana bonanza, soil regeneration and market garden updates 150 150 Farmerama Radio

This month, we meet Lorraine Kahneratokwas, who tells us about Slow Food Turtle Island, an inspiring collective that represents over 500 indigenous nations at Salone del Gusto, Terra Madre. Turtle…

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Leah Penniman: Farming While Black

Leah Penniman: Farming While Black 150 150 Farmerama Radio

In this special episode, brought to you by Chelsea Green Publishing, we hear from a super inspiring small-scale farmer, Leah Penniman. Leah is a farmer, activist, author and co-founder of…

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#37: Intergenerational tensions, compost tea revisited, agroforestry and Dutch innovation

#37: Intergenerational tensions, compost tea revisited, agroforestry and Dutch innovation 150 150 Farmerama Radio

This month we begin by hearing from Joel Salatin about the tensions that inevitably arise from family farming over two generations. Joel is a pioneering farmer who frequently tours the…

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#36: Wondrous worms, cow pats, biodynamic vines and Free Range Families

#36: Wondrous worms, cow pats, biodynamic vines and Free Range Families 150 150 Farmerama Radio

This month we hear from Jackie Stroud, a Soil Scientist at Rothamsted Research and, renowned in the UK farming community as “The Worm Lady”. She runs a citizen science project…

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