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Recent Episodes

Designing systems that improve as they age

Jesse Smith‘s work aims for the opposite of planned obsolescence—the goals at Jalama Canyon Ranch are resilience and perennial productivity, through restoration of ecosystems and a truly regenerative vision of agriculture.

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Busting myths about beef

Nicolette Hahn Niman was an environmental lawyer and vegetarian when she married a rancher—so she has a unique and broad-based perspective on agriculture. We discuss the new edition of her book, Defending Beef: The Ecological and Nutritional Case for Meat.

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Award-winning radio host Mary-Charlotte Domandi partners with the Santa Fe New Mexican, the oldest newspaper in the West, to bring you in-depth interviews on subjects from politics to the arts to science and nature. MORE INFO»

As climate change collides with our industrial food system, we focus not on doom but instead on people who are developing practical, innovative solutions. MORE INFO»

Thought Huddle is a new podcast highlighting thinkers and doers who are devoted to creating meaningful impact. It explores ideas, tells stories, and helps make sense of our complicated and beautiful world. MORE INFO»

Radio Cafe

A program of in-depth, long-form conversations with journalists, activists, scientists, authors, artists, farmers and ranchers, and other deep thinkers.

Radio Cafe on the Santa Fe New Mexican covers a breadth of news and features from Santa Fe and beyond. Down to Earth is all about regenerative and sustainable agriculture, and their potential to transform our food system and our environment. ASU’s Thought Huddle is produced for Arizona State University, and explores big themes of universal interest.

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