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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.

Nov 27, 2017

Dr. Temple Grandin is a renowned animal welfare activist as well as a professor and author. She has a unique perspective into the minds of animals thanks to her autism, and because of her hard work, half of the cattle in the United States are handled in facilities Dr. Grandin designed. Through her efforts in...


Nov 20, 2017

Anna Lappe, founder of Real Food Media and co-founder of the Small Planet Institute, would like to change the way our media represents the story of food. Real Food Media has been calling on media institutions to be very transparent about their sources and to follow strict codes of conduct about reporting on conflicts...


Nov 13, 2017

Harry MacCormack, co-founder of Oregon Tilth and current president of Ten Rivers Food Web, talks about how, and why, the first organic standards came to be.


Nov 6, 2017

Author, activist and consultant Debbie Barker talks about the consequences of continuing to try to feed our world using the industrial agriculture model. "We have a system where we're rewarding farmers and rural communities for doing the kinds of farming that are environmentally harmful and have not been economically...