Greenhorns Radio

by Heritage Radio Network

Greenhorns Radio
  • Language: eng
  • Episodes: 299
  • Last: 11 Apr 2017
Greenhorns Radio is radio for young farmers, by young farmers. Hosted by acclaimed activist, farmer and film-maker Severine von Tscharner Fleming, Greenhorns Radio is a weekly phone interview with next generation farmers and ranchers, surveying the issues critical to their success. We hold no punches. Greenhorns is a six year old grassroots cultural organization with a mission to recruit, promote and support young farmers in America by producing media, events and stunts that connect and and inspire.

Episodes (299)

  • Episode 296: Greg Hart, The Family Farm
    Episode 296: Greg Hart, The Family Farm
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    Published: 11 Apr 2017 Duration: 27:52
    Greg Hart farms 1500 acres in Hawkes Bay, New Zealand. He works on the property with his wife and 3 young children, as well as 3 other workers and various WWOOFers from all around the world. The Harts practise regenerative agriculture and t... Read more →
    Greg Hart farms 1500 acres in Hawkes Bay, New Zealand. He works on the property with his wife and 3 young children, as well as 3 other workers and various WWOOFers from all around the world. The Harts practise regenerative agriculture and t... Read more →

  • Episode 295: Erika Rumbley, The New Garden Society
    Episode 295: Erika Rumbley, The New Garden Society
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    Published: 4 Apr 2017 Duration: 24:32
    Erika Rumbley is the Co-Founder and Director of The New Garden Society (TNGS). Each year The New Garden Society trains 100+ incarcerated students in the art and science of plants, building a bridge from Greater-Boston prisons and youth dete... Read more →
    Erika Rumbley is the Co-Founder and Director of The New Garden Society (TNGS). Each year The New Garden Society trains 100+ incarcerated students in the art and science of plants, building a bridge from Greater-Boston prisons and youth dete... Read more →

  • Episode 294: Ildi Carlisle-Cummins, Cal Ag Roots Project
    Episode 294: Ildi Carlisle-Cummins, Cal Ag Roots Project
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    Published: 28 Mar 2017 Duration: 38:57
    Ildi Carlisle-Cummins is Director of the Cal Ag Roots Project at the California Institute for Rural Studies. Cal Ag Roots puts historical roots under current California food and farming change movements by telling the story of California ag... Read more →
    Ildi Carlisle-Cummins is Director of the Cal Ag Roots Project at the California Institute for Rural Studies. Cal Ag Roots puts historical roots under current California food and farming change movements by telling the story of California ag... Read more →

  • Episode 293: Robert Olivier, GrubTubs
    Episode 293: Robert Olivier, GrubTubs
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    Published: 21 Mar 2017 Duration: 32:14
    Robert Olivier, founder of GrubTubs, Inc. invents and develops all aspects of insect based technologies, from conceptual design work to prototyping and final fabrication. Currently he is engineering a bioconversion facility in Austin, TX, t... Read more →
    Robert Olivier, founder of GrubTubs, Inc. invents and develops all aspects of insect based technologies, from conceptual design work to prototyping and final fabrication. Currently he is engineering a bioconversion facility in Austin, TX, t... Read more →

  • Episode 292: Marie Hoff, Capella Grazing Project
    Episode 292: Marie Hoff, Capella Grazing Project
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    Published: 7 Mar 2017 Duration: 33:49
    Marie Hoff founded Capella Grazing Project in 2013. Using rare, heritage breed Ouessant sheep, she grazes in such unlikely spots as vineyards, orchards, on cover crop at local farms, and for landowners seeking holistic lawn-mowing services.... Read more →
    Marie Hoff founded Capella Grazing Project in 2013. Using rare, heritage breed Ouessant sheep, she grazes in such unlikely spots as vineyards, orchards, on cover crop at local farms, and for landowners seeking holistic lawn-mowing services.... Read more →

  • Episode 291: Locky Catron, Oggun Tractor
    Episode 291: Locky Catron, Oggun Tractor
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    Published: 28 Feb 2017 Duration: 26:57
    Locky Catron graduated from Iowa State University with an Agricultural Business degree and joined the three-person Cleber, LLC, team in Alabama. Her experiences working both in Big Ag and on organic farms led her to have a passion for regio... Read more →
    Locky Catron graduated from Iowa State University with an Agricultural Business degree and joined the three-person Cleber, LLC, team in Alabama. Her experiences working both in Big Ag and on organic farms led her to have a passion for regio... Read more →

  • Episode 290: Thomas Baldwin, Ulua Palms Farm and Nursery
    Episode 290: Thomas Baldwin, Ulua Palms Farm and Nursery
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    Published: 21 Feb 2017 Duration: 29:52
    Tom Baldwin is the Farm Director of Ulua Palms Farm and Nursery in Makawo, HI. A permaculture designer and nurseryman, he is currently engaged in the development of a 5-acre homestead property on Maui in addition to maintaining an 18-acre f... Read more →
    Tom Baldwin is the Farm Director of Ulua Palms Farm and Nursery in Makawo, HI. A permaculture designer and nurseryman, he is currently engaged in the development of a 5-acre homestead property on Maui in addition to maintaining an 18-acre f... Read more →

  • Episode 289: Sara Day Evans, Accelerating Appalachia
    Episode 289: Sara Day Evans, Accelerating Appalachia
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    Published: 14 Feb 2017 Duration: 35:20
    Based in Kentucky and North Carolina, Sara Day Evans works through Accelerating Appalachia to advance the regenerative economy for North America's most diverse foodshed: the Appalachian region. She's a program developer, social entrepreneur... Read more →
    Based in Kentucky and North Carolina, Sara Day Evans works through Accelerating Appalachia to advance the regenerative economy for North America's most diverse foodshed: the Appalachian region. She's a program developer, social entrepreneur... Read more →

  • Episode 288: Miles Teitge, Syringa Mountain School
    Episode 288: Miles Teitge, Syringa Mountain School
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    Published: 7 Feb 2017 Duration: 24:51
    Miles Teitge took his first steps in the old growth forests of Vashon Island, WA, and was transplanted to the Idaho high mountain desert in 1983. Graduating from the Community School, he took up surfing in Kauai, trekked India, and biked ac... Read more →
    Miles Teitge took his first steps in the old growth forests of Vashon Island, WA, and was transplanted to the Idaho high mountain desert in 1983. Graduating from the Community School, he took up surfing in Kauai, trekked India, and biked ac... Read more →

  • Episode 287: Michael Bologna, Green Lion Partners
    Episode 287: Michael Bologna, Green Lion Partners
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    Published: 31 Jan 2017 Duration: 24:31
    Mike Bologna, CEO of Green Lion Partners, is a decisive and personable leader with a comprehensive background in supply chain technology consulting, process analysis, and operational strategy. Using this experience, Mike focuses on ensuring... Read more →
    Mike Bologna, CEO of Green Lion Partners, is a decisive and personable leader with a comprehensive background in supply chain technology consulting, process analysis, and operational strategy. Using this experience, Mike focuses on ensuring... Read more →

  • Episode 286: Jeff Conant, Friends of the Earth-US
    Episode 286: Jeff Conant, Friends of the Earth-US
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    Published: 24 Jan 2017 Duration: 33:16
    Jeff Conant directs Friends of the Earth's international forests program, which campaigns to protect forests and the rights of forest-dependent peoples by addressing the economic and political drivers of forest destruction. Prior to joining... Read more →
    Jeff Conant directs Friends of the Earth's international forests program, which campaigns to protect forests and the rights of forest-dependent peoples by addressing the economic and political drivers of forest destruction. Prior to joining... Read more →

  • Episode 285: Maddie Elling, Hosta Hill
    Episode 285: Maddie Elling, Hosta Hill
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    Published: 17 Jan 2017 Duration: 28:59
    Berkshire native Maddie Elling and her partner Abe Hunrichs run Hosta Hill, a Berkshire-based business growing and making lacto-fermented vegetables. A lover of the outdoors, food, and dynamic work, Maddie spent four years after high school... Read more →
    Berkshire native Maddie Elling and her partner Abe Hunrichs run Hosta Hill, a Berkshire-based business growing and making lacto-fermented vegetables. A lover of the outdoors, food, and dynamic work, Maddie spent four years after high school... Read more →

  • Episode 284: Ben Dobson, Stone House Grain
    Episode 284: Ben Dobson, Stone House Grain
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    Published: 10 Jan 2017 Duration: 35:36
    Ben Dobson grew up in Hillsdale, New York, on a small organic farm and started his first agricultural business in 2001. After two years on his own, he joined forces with his father Ted Dobson and managed the fields at his salad and tomato f... Read more →
    Ben Dobson grew up in Hillsdale, New York, on a small organic farm and started his first agricultural business in 2001. After two years on his own, he joined forces with his father Ted Dobson and managed the fields at his salad and tomato f... Read more →

  • Episode 283: Dorn Cox, Tuckaway Farm
    Episode 283: Dorn Cox, Tuckaway Farm
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    Published: 20 Dec 2016 Duration: 30:07
    Dorn Cox, PhD, is an agriculturist, and farmer working his 250-acre diversified organic family farm in Lee, New Hampshire. He is a co-founder of the FarmOS software platform, a founding member of the Farm Hack community, and is active in th... Read more →
    Dorn Cox, PhD, is an agriculturist, and farmer working his 250-acre diversified organic family farm in Lee, New Hampshire. He is a co-founder of the FarmOS software platform, a founding member of the Farm Hack community, and is active in th... Read more →

  • Episode 282: Erica Frenay, Shelterbelt Farm & Cornell Small Farms Program
    Episode 282: Erica Frenay, Shelterbelt Farm & Cornell Small Farms Program
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    Published: 13 Dec 2016 Duration: 33:51
    Erica Frenay manages 35 acres of sheep, cattle, ducks, orchard, apiary, and high tunnels at Shelterbelt Farm near Ithaca, NY, with her husband and two young kids. She has also worked for the Cornell Small Farms Program for 11 years, co-foun... Read more →
    Erica Frenay manages 35 acres of sheep, cattle, ducks, orchard, apiary, and high tunnels at Shelterbelt Farm near Ithaca, NY, with her husband and two young kids. She has also worked for the Cornell Small Farms Program for 11 years, co-foun... Read more →

  • Episode 281: Amanda Swinimer, Dakini Tidals Wild
    Episode 281: Amanda Swinimer, Dakini Tidals Wild
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    Published: 6 Dec 2016 Duration: 33:51
    Amanda Swinimer completed her BSc+ at Dalhousie University with an advanced major in Marine Biology and a minor in Oceanography. Amanda furthered her education by apprenticing for two years with a wise herbal teacher, Bernice Woolham, and s... Read more →
    Amanda Swinimer completed her BSc+ at Dalhousie University with an advanced major in Marine Biology and a minor in Oceanography. Amanda furthered her education by apprenticing for two years with a wise herbal teacher, Bernice Woolham, and s... Read more →

  • Episode 280: Graison Gill, Bellgarde Bakery
    Episode 280: Graison Gill, Bellgarde Bakery
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    Published: 29 Nov 2016 Duration: 27:48
    Graison S. Gill is the owner of Bellegarde, a commercial bakery and stone mill in New Orleans bound to local ingredients, heritage, and flavor. He has been baking professionally for eight years and was trained at the San Francisco Baking In... Read more →
    Graison S. Gill is the owner of Bellegarde, a commercial bakery and stone mill in New Orleans bound to local ingredients, heritage, and flavor. He has been baking professionally for eight years and was trained at the San Francisco Baking In... Read more →

  • Episode 279: Alexandra Hudson, Kaleidoscope Foods
    Episode 279: Alexandra Hudson, Kaleidoscope Foods
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    Published: 22 Nov 2016 Duration: 27:11
    Alexandra Hudson is a holistic chef, clinical herbalist, and regenerative food system advocate. In 2013 Alexandra founded Kaleidoscope Foods, a California Bay Area-based producer of bone broth infused kale chips, to provide deep on-the-go h... Read more →
    Alexandra Hudson is a holistic chef, clinical herbalist, and regenerative food system advocate. In 2013 Alexandra founded Kaleidoscope Foods, a California Bay Area-based producer of bone broth infused kale chips, to provide deep on-the-go h... Read more →

  • Episode 278: Jonny Price, Kiva
    Episode 278: Jonny Price, Kiva
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    Published: 15 Nov 2016 Duration: 30:35
    Jonny leads Kiva's work to reach financially excluded and socially impactful small business owners, artisans and farmers in the United States with 0% interest loans. He first came to Kiva in 2009 as a volunteer, and joined full-time in 2011... Read more →
    Jonny leads Kiva's work to reach financially excluded and socially impactful small business owners, artisans and farmers in the United States with 0% interest loans. He first came to Kiva in 2009 as a volunteer, and joined full-time in 2011... Read more →

  • Episode 277: Becky Brand, Brandmoore Farm
    Episode 277: Becky Brand, Brandmoore Farm
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    Published: 8 Nov 2016 Duration: 26:07
    Becky Brand, of Brandmoore Farm, joins today's episode of Greenhorns Radio. Becky grew up in Portsmouth, Rhode Island, and later attended University of New Hampshire– landing her on the New Hampshire Seacoast. After studying Environmental H... Read more →
    Becky Brand, of Brandmoore Farm, joins today's episode of Greenhorns Radio. Becky grew up in Portsmouth, Rhode Island, and later attended University of New Hampshire– landing her on the New Hampshire Seacoast. After studying Environmental H... Read more →