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Back to the Roots Podcast

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Connecting people with organic farmers across the country, from Amish country to farmers on the West coast. Join us as we travel back to the agricultural roots and have conversations whose livelihood is organic farming.

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Connecting people with organic farmers across the country, from Amish country to farmers on the West coast. Join us as we travel back to the agricultural roots and have conversations whose livelihood is organic farming.

iTunes Ratings

9 Ratings
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iTunes Ratings

9 Ratings
Average Ratings
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Top 10 Episode of Back to the Roots Podcast

Rank #1: The Agrarian Life with Wendell Berry

Feb 22 2018
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Wendell Berry, author from Kentucky, shares his thoughts and views from his lifetime advocating for agricultural communities.

Rank #2: Episode 10: Wes Jackson and David Kline

Aug 14 2017
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Wes Jackson, founder and president emeritus of the Land Institute, along with David Kline, retired organic dairy farmer and author, sit down with us to share some of their viewpoints on where agriculture currently is and what can be done moving forward.

Rank #3: Episode 9: Ervin Barkman

Jul 28 2017
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Ervin produces 100% grass-fed organic milk in Ohio. He has been doing this for 5 years now so we sat down to pick his brain on what he has learned about how to best produce milk without grain. He has learned a lot and shares some interesting observations with us.

Rank #4: Episode 3: Jerry D Miller

Mar 30 2017
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Jerry D Miller talks about the Amish community and his gratitude towards his neighbors who have helped him and his family through some difficult times.

Rank #5: Watching the Land Change with Jeff Miller

Jul 26 2018
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Jeff Miller, organic dairy farmer from Holmes County, Ohio, speaks to us about his observations on his land as he brought dairy cows back to a farm, started grazing and brought his soil back to life.

Rank #6: Episode 7: The Stoller's

Jun 02 2017
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Scott and Charlene Stoller discuss their organic dairy operation including their succession plan and some of the hardships and learning experiences that have happened along the way.

Rank #7: Episode 8: Ernest Martin

Jun 30 2017
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Ernest Martin, an organic dairy farmer from Shiloh, OH, talks to us about his farm operation, his learning curve over his years being organic and some of his views on where organic agriculture is headed.

Rank #8: Episode 4: Mark Martin

Apr 19 2017
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Mark Martin, organic dairy farmer from Ohio, talks to us about the history of the Mennonite church and some of the differences between the Mennonite and Amish cultures.

Rank #9: Episode 12: Succession Planning

Sep 22 2017
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Pete Lehman discusses what he has learned in the process of transitioning the farm over to his son

Rank #10: Organic Farming in North Carolina with Sam Dobson and Chris Hofner

Mar 14 2018
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Sam Dobson and Chris Hofner discuss with us organic dairying in North Carolina, some challenges of raising crops in the heat and the grass-fed beef market.