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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 30, 2015

Melinda Hemmelgarn is a registered dietitian and host of "Food Sleuth Radio." This week she discusses the various topics she investigates on her radio show including organic nutrition, current research, and the scary way food is being marketed to us.

Nov 23, 2015

Today we give you this conversation with Chef Michel Nischan, CEO and President of Wholesome Wave, a Connecticut-based organization that assists underserved urban and rural communities in 33 states and D.C. with connecting to local agriculture for equitable access to affordable, locally grown foods. He speaks about his...

Nov 16, 2015

Award-winning author and academic Raj Patel and Organic Valley's own "Kickapoo scholar" Jerome McGeorge chat about some pretty deep issues - our broken food system and our broken democracy, and some solutions for these issues.

Nov 9, 2015

Today we're speaking with author and activist Anna Lappe of the Small Planet Institute about her work, her motivations, and the legacy of work that she has continued from her parents and her grandparents.

Nov 2, 2015

This week, we speak with Pamela Hess, executive director of the Arcadia Center for Sustainable Food & Agriculture. The nonprofit operates a farm, a mobile market, a food hub, and a farm to school program - all geared toward creating a more equitable and sustainable local food system in the D.C. area.