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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.

Feb 25, 2019

Tune in to hear about:

- How farmers in Montana turned a cover crop into a cash crop and are fixing nutrients in their soil, all while taking a “slow money” approach.

- Liz’ realizations about conversation and land stewardship in the prairies of Montana.

- How Liz was inspired by Montana politician Senator Jon...


Feb 18, 2019

Terry Oxford is a beekeeper…on the rooftops of downtown San Francisco. It’s true! Urban areas can often be better habitat for bees than the countryside because of the parks and residents’ gardens that tend to grow flowers during a wider season than happens in nature. But they have one big thing looming...


Feb 11, 2019

Tune in to hear about:

- What cover cropping and vermicomposting have in common.

- How Europeans essentially kidnapped skilled Black agriculturalists.

- How Leah’s upbringing and experiences brought her to a connection with the earth and farming.

- Why changing diets in marginalized communities really is an access...


Feb 4, 2019

Listen in to hear about:

- Imbuing his writing (and latest book) with a little more heart and soul than your average scientific text.

- Plant consciousness and what Fred thinks about it—Totally implausible? Absolute fact? Tune in to find out.

- How plants can sense nutrients and how this “nutritional wisdom” has...