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Follow host Theresa Marquez as she exposes the realities of our broken food system and explores solutions put forward by our country's brightest changemakers.

Rootstock Radio celebrates the changemakers who are working to restore and revitalize our broken food and farming system. We balance the doom-and-gloom with real-life solutions for a sustainable future.

Jun 26, 2017

Melinda Hemmelgarn, MS, RD, says dieticians are vulnerable to industrial ag's messages about the food system -- messages about how production methods don't need to be part of the health conversation. But we must think about food as medicine for ourselves as well as our planet. Melinda encourages us to look beyond those...


Jun 19, 2017

John Ikerd, professor emeritus of agriculture and economics, started his career gung-ho for industrial ag. But one day, he realized the negative social, environmental - even ehtical and cultural - impacts far outweighed any economic benefits. He says it takes courage to turn away from industrial agriculture practices...


Jun 12, 2017

This week's Rootstock Radio show marks 2 years and 100 episodes of amplifying honest and inspirational voices from all corners of the good food movement! Hosts Theresa Marquez and Anne O'Connor honor the occasion by sitting down together to talk about what Rootstock Radio, sustainability, social justice, agriculture...


Jun 5, 2017

Paul DeMain is a member of the Oneida Nation and of Ojibwe descent and is the managing editor and CEO of News from Indian Country. In this Part 2 of a two-part episode, Paul talks about his experience covering the activism surrounding the Dakota Access Pipeline project, as well as his community's objections to...