EPISODE 303 | October 27, 2016

John Wilkes

This week on The Farm Report, host Erin Fairbanks is joined by John Wilkes, a former farmer from the English…

EPISODE 302 | October 20, 2016

Ronny and Beth Drennan – Broadbent Country Hams

This week on The Farm Report, host Erin Fairbanks is joined by Ronny and Beth Drennan of Broadbent Country Hams. The Broadbent…

EPISODE 301 | October 13, 2016

Charles Rosen and Sabine Hrechdakian

This week on The Farm Report, host Erin Fairbanks is joined by Charles Rosen of Ironbound Farm and Sabine Hrechdakian of Wassail…

EPISODE 300 | October 6, 2016

Maine Lobstermen Luke Holden and Eric Knight

This week on The Farm Report, host Erin Fairbanks is joined by Luke Holden, founder and CEO of Luke’s Lobster, and lobster…

EPISODE 299 | September 29, 2016

Alon Shepon

This week on The Farm Report, host Erin Fairbanks is joined in the studio by Alon Shepon, a sustainability expert in the…

EPISODE 298 | September 22, 2016

Bleeding Green (Chile)

This week on The Farm Report, host Erin Fairbanks is joined by the team from the Zia Green Chile Company. Green…

EPISODE 297 | September 15, 2016

Setting the Bar

On the season premiere of The Farm Report, host Erin Fairbanks is joined by Nate Hodge, co-founder of Raaka Chocolate, and…

EPISODE 296 | August 11, 2016

Georgia Grown

This week on The Farm Report, host Erin Fairbanks is joined by Holly Chute, the Executive Chef for the Georgia Departments of…

EPISODE 295 | July 21, 2016

Dr. Calvin Lamborn, Inventor of The Snap Pea

This week on The Farm Report, host Erin Fairbanks welcomes Dr. Calvin Lamborn to the studio. As a young breeder, with…

EPISODE 294 | July 14, 2016

Gotham Greens with Viraj Puri

This week, The Farm Report moves to its new time slot (1o a.m. on Thursdays!), and host Erin Fairbanks is…

EPISODE 293 | July 6, 2016

Forgotten Farms

This week on The Farm Report, host Erin Fairbanks is joined by Dave Simonds and Sarah Gardner, the director and producer, respectively,…

EPISODE 292 | June 29, 2016

Follow Your Gut with Daina Trout of Health-Ade Kombucha

On this week’s special edition of The Farm Report, host Erin Fairbanks is joined in the studio by Health-Ade Kombucha co-founder…

EPISODE 291 | June 15, 2016

When Mutated Cacao Beans Make Fine Chocolate

Today on the Farm Report, two chocolate experts call in to tell Erin all about what gives chocolate the “fine”…

EPISODE 290 | June 8, 2016

So You Want to Be a Farmer

This week on The Farm Report, we present the “So You Want to Be a Farmer” panel from this year’s Cherry…

EPISODE 289 | June 1, 2016

Aero Farms

This week on The Farm Report, we bring you a special field piece recorded at AeroFarms in Newark, New Jersey. Vertical…

EPISODE 288 | May 18, 2016

Kate Greenberg of the National Young Farmers Coalition

This week on The Farm Report, host Erin Fairbanks is joined in the studio by Kate Greenberg, the Western Water Program Director for…

EPISODE 287 | May 11, 2016

Rooftop Farming with Anastasia Platkias

This week on The Farm Report, host Erin Fairbanks is joined in the studio by Anastasia Cole Plakias, co-founder and Vice President…

EPISODE 286 | May 4, 2016

Matt Nielsen of Nielsen-Massey Vanillas Inc.

This week on The Farm Report, host Erin Fairbanks is joined in the studio by Matt Nielsen, the chief operations officer for Nielsen-Massey…

EPISODE 285 | April 27, 2016

Kamal Mouzawak and Lebanon’s First Farmer’s Market

On the season premiere of The Farm Report, Erin Fairbanks returns to hosting duties! She sits down with Kamal Mouzawak,…

EPISODE 284 | April 7, 2016

Inside a Seed Company with Territorial Seed

Most food starts with a seed tucked in the soil. But where do seeds come from? This week on The…

EPISODE 283 | March 31, 2016

Fair Farm Labor for Farmers & Farm Workers

When discussing farm labor, some complex issues come to the table: the history of the labor movement, immigration, fair wages…

EPISODE 282 | March 24, 2016

B*tch, Don’t Quail My Vibe!

Have a quail of a time with Brittney Miller of Manchester Farms in Columbia, South Carolina!  Owner of her family…

EPISODE 281 | March 17, 2016

Climate Change & Soil

Andre Leu, President of IFOAM – Organics International, the only global umbrella organization of the organic world, joins host Holli…

EPISODE 280 | March 10, 2016

Cabot Creamery Cooperative & One of its 1,200 Owners

This week, one hundred Cabot Creamery dairy farmers descend upon Metro New York as part of their second ever Farmers’ Gratitude…

EPISODE 279 | March 3, 2016

Student Loan Foregiveness for Farmers

Lindsey Lusher Shute is the co-founder and executive director of the National Young Farmers Coalition (NYFC). She joins host Holli…

EPISODE 278 | February 25, 2016

Raising the World’s Absolute Best Chicken with Joyce Farms

Located in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, Joyce Farms is a family-run operation  dedicated to raising high-quality all-natural meats–including poultry, beef, and…

EPISODE 277 | February 11, 2016

Bridging the Gap From Plant Breeders to Eaters

Holli Cederholm was on-site at Organic Seed Alliance’s 8th Organic Seed Growers Conference in Corvallis, Oregon, on February 5-6, 2016,…

EPISODE 276 | January 28, 2016

Revival of the American Guiniea Hog & Other Heritage Meats

As part of HRN’s lead-up to the Charleston Wine + Food festival, Chef Craig Deihl joins The Farm Report this…

EPISODE 275 | January 21, 2016

Deb Soule, Herbalist and Founder of Avena Botanicals

Deb Soule, herbalist and founder of Avena Botanicals in Midcoast Maine, joins The Farm Report to talk about her practice…

EPISODE 274 | January 14, 2016

Grounds for Dreaming: Mexican Americans, Mexican Immigrants, and the California Farmworker Movement

Lori Flores, PhD, Assistant Professor of History at Stony Brook University (SUNY), joins The Farm Report to discuss her book:…

EPISODE 273 | January 7, 2016

It All Starts with a Seed

The Farm Report is back for 2016(!), hosted by guest host Holli Cederholm. She starts off the season as most…

EPISODE 272 | December 17, 2015

Meet Holli Cederholm

Wrapping up another great season, Erin Fairbanks introduces listeners to the new guest host of The Farm Report starting in…

EPISODE 271 | December 10, 2015

Christmas Trees Continued

Continuing a close look at Christmas trees, Erin Fairbanks welcomes Lars Crooks to The Farm Report from Tuckamony Farm, one…

EPISODE 270 | December 3, 2015

Christmas Tree Farmers Association of New York

Oh Christmas tree, oh Christmas tree… Ever wonder where your Christmas tree comes from? The Farm Report gets the scoop…

EPISODE 269 | November 19, 2015

The B Side

Tune in for this special episode of The Farm Report for a preview of the upcoming show, The B-Side, where…

EPISODE 268 | November 12, 2015

USDA Deputy Secretary Krysta Harden

Tune in for a special partnered episode of Eating Matters and The Farm Report as hosts Kim Kessler and Erin…

EPISODE 267 | November 5, 2015

Good News from Africa: Slow Food’s Edie Mukiibi & Richard McCarthy

This week on The Farm Report, Erin Fairbanks is in studio with Edie Mukiibi, Vice President of Slow Food International,…

EPISODE 266 | October 29, 2015

Exploring the Facts on Animal Fats

This week on The Farm Report, Erin Fairbanks kicks off another jam-packed show with guest Eric Gustafson, CEO of Coast…

EPISODE 265 | October 22, 2015

Maine Grain Alliance

This week on The Farm Report, host Erin Fairbanks is talking grain with some of the folks who know it…

EPISODE 264 | October 15, 2015

David Haight of the American Farmland Trust

This week on The Farm Report, Erin Fairbanks is joined on the line by David Haight of the American Farmland…

EPISODE 263 | October 8, 2015

Goatober

It’s Goatober and Erin Fairbanks is celebrating with an in-depth chat with Mark Baustian of West Hill Farm who raises…

EPISODE 262 | October 1, 2015

Big Dreams for a Tiny Bird

Tune in to this week’s episode of The Farm Report as host Erin Fairbanks has a quail of a time…

EPISODE 261 | September 17, 2015

Season Preview with JoAnn “Flash” Fleming

The Farm Report is back for the new fall season! Host Erin Fairbanks is in studio with long time confidant…

EPISODE 260 | August 13, 2015

Purdy & Sons

On the season finale of The Farm Report, Erin Fairbanks is joined by Dan Purdy and Vicky Purdy, the team…

EPISODE 259 | July 30, 2015

A Chef Visits Bristol Bay

What makes Bristol Bay salmon so special? Find out on a brand new episode of The Farm Report. Host Erin…

EPISODE 258 | July 23, 2015

Hops!

It’s hard to think about beer these days without thinking about hops. The runaway craft beer market’s convergence with the…

EPISODE 257 | July 10, 2015

Blueberries

Happy birthday blueberries! This week on The Farm Report, Erin Fairbanks chats with Amelie Aust of Fall Creek Nursery all…

EPISODE 256 | June 25, 2015

Exploring Avian Influenza

This week on The Farm Report, host Erin Fairbanks is kicking off the show with Meghan Filbert, on the line…

EPISODE 255 | June 18, 2015

Growing with City Growers

This week on The Farm Report, host Erin Fairbanks welcomes Courtney Epton, Director of Education at City Growers to the…

EPISODE 254 | June 11, 2015

Celebrate Dairy Month!

June is National Dairy Month and The Farm Report is celebrating as host Erin Fairbanks chats with Beth Chittenden of…

EPISODE 253 | June 4, 2015

Update from Slow Meat 2015

This week’s episode of The Farm Report comes to you on the road as host Erin Fairbanks is in Denver,…

EPISODE 252 | May 28, 2015

Walmart’s Animal Welfare Position & More

Keeping strong with the exploration of the meat industry in collaboration with Slow Food USA, on The Farm Report this…

EPISODE 251 | May 21, 2015

Added Value Farm & Inside School Food

This week on The Farm Report, host Erin Fairbanks is on the line with Corey Blant and Nelly Burgos of…

EPISODE 250 | May 14, 2015

Homegrown with Bonnie Plants

On this special reprise episode of The Farm Report, host Erin Fairbanks has Sydney Phelps on the line from our…

EPISODE 249 |

Good Food Purchasing Policies

This week on The Farm Report, host Erin Fairbanks is adding to the series exploring the meat industry in collaboration…

EPISODE 248 | May 7, 2015

Slow Meat 2015

This week on The Farm Report, host Erin Fairbanks keeps on with her series exploring the meat industry in collaboration…

EPISODE 247 | April 30, 2015

Eating Insects: Why You Should Care

This week on The Farm Report, host Erin Fairbanks continues her series exploring the meat industry in collaboration with with…

EPISODE 246 | April 23, 2015

Meat Talk with Fleisher’s

This week on a bonus episode of The Farm Report, host Erin Fairbanks is continuing her series exploring the meat…

EPISODE 245 |

More Bee Talk with Glynwood’s Rodney Dow

This week on The Farm Report, host Erin Fairbanks welcomes back Rodney Dow to the show talking more on honey…

EPISODE 244 | April 16, 2015

“USDA Grassfed” VS AGA Grassfed

This week on The Farm Report, host Erin Fairbanks is kicking off a series exploring the meat industry in collaboration…

EPISODE 243 | April 9, 2015

Honey Bees with Rodney Dow

This week on a brand new The Farm Report, host Erin Fairbanks kicks off the show welcoming Sara Brito, Executive…

EPISODE 242 | March 26, 2015

Are There Really Any Raw Milk Answers?

This week on The Farm Report, host Erin Fairbanks welcomes journalist David Gumpert to the show for a candid conversation…

EPISODE 241 | March 19, 2015

Growing Wine with Chris Howell of Cain Vineyard & Winery

This week on The Farm Report, host Erin Fairbanks takes listeners along for a trip to Cain Vineyard & Winery…

EPISODE 240 | February 26, 2015

Hudson Valley AgriBusiness Development Corporation & the Pollinator Campaign

Kicking off another episode of The Farm Report, host Erin Fairbanks opens up with an update about the Craig Watts…

EPISODE 239 | February 19, 2015

Arctic Apple & Drone Technology

This week on The Farm Report, host Erin Fairbanks is chatting with Steven Wood of Poverty Lane Orchards and Farnum…

EPISODE 238 | February 12, 2015

Food + Enterprise Summit 2015

This week on a brand-new, jam-packed episode of The Farm Report host Erin Fairbanks kicks off the show chatting about…

EPISODE 237 | February 5, 2015

Farmer Craig Watts & Samuel Filler of Empire State Development

This week on The Farm Report, host Erin Fairbanks is talking agriculture from a spread of angles in this jam…

EPISODE 236 | January 29, 2015

How Do Chia Seeds Grow?

Ever wondered how chia seeds really grow? On The Farm Report, host Erin Fairbanks gets the scoop from guest John…

EPISODE 235 | January 22, 2015

Exploring Animal Welfare

This week on The Farm Report, host Erin Fairbanks is getting some expert opinions on recent newsworthy stories coming from…

EPISODE 234 | January 15, 2015

Avoiding Waste on the Farm, on the Plate

This week on The Farm Report, host Erin Fairbanks is taking a closer look at farming and waste with guests…

EPISODE 233 | January 8, 2015

CA Foie Gras Ban Reactions

Erin Fairbanks kicks off the 2015 season of The Farm Report talking about the recent overturning of the Californian ban…

EPISODE 232 | December 18, 2014

New York Farmland: A Year in Review

This week on The Farm Report, host Erin Fairbanks kicks off the last show of the year recapping 2014 with…

EPISODE 231 | December 11, 2014

Maine Dayboat Scallops

This week on The Farm Report, host Erin Fairbanks is talking scallops with Togue Brawn from Maine Dayboat Scallops. Having…

EPISODE 230 | December 4, 2014

NYC (Christmas) Trees

This week on The Farm Report, host Erin Fairbanks is getting in the spirit of the holidays! Talking to Louis…

EPISODE 229 | November 20, 2014

To Beef or Not to Beef: Meat Talk with Nicolette Hahn Niman

This week on The Farm Report, host Erin Fairbanks welcomes Nicolette Hahn Niman, author of “Defending Beef: The Case for…

EPISODE 228 | November 13, 2014

The Silver Fox… Rabbit

This week on The Farm Report, host Erin Fairbanks is bringing up the subject of heritage breed rabbits with Taylor…

EPISODE 227 | November 6, 2014

Multi Species Production Systems with Will Harris

This week on The Farm Report, host Erin Fairbanks is on the line with Will Harris from White Oak Pastures….

EPISODE 226 | October 30, 2014

Apple Talk with Steve Wood of Farnum Hill Cider

This week on The Farm Report, host Erin Fairbanks is getting into the spirit of Cider Week! Welcoming guest Steve…

EPISODE 225 | October 23, 2014

New State Agricultural Council in Oklahoma

On today’s episode of The Farm Report. Erin speaks with Eric Swafford and Adam Price on the new State Agricultural…

EPISODE 224 | October 9, 2014

Farmer Yon of The Hattie Carthan Market

This week on The Farm Report, host Erin Fairbanks welcomes Farmer Yon, aka Yonnette Fleming, Founder of The Hattie Carthan…

EPISODE 223 | October 2, 2014

Coffee Rust Foundation

This week on The Farm Report, host Erin Fairbanks welcomes Caleb Sisco, Founder at Farming Rust Foundation. Raising awareness about…

EPISODE 222 | September 25, 2014

Adirondack Harvest: Essex County Cheese Tour

This week on The Farm Report, host Erin Fairbanks is talking cheese! On the line with Laurie Davis, Coordinator of…

EPISODE 221 | September 18, 2014

Sheep and the Global Market

This week on The Farm Report concludes the three part series on the sheep and lamb industry. Guest-host Talia Ralph…

EPISODE 220 | September 11, 2014

Sheep and Tech

This week on The Farm Report, host Erin Fairbanks picks up where she left off last week with the second…

EPISODE 219 | September 4, 2014

How We Think About Sheep

This week on The Farm Report, host Erin Fairbanks kicks off a multi-part series on the lamb and sheep industry,…

EPISODE 218 | August 28, 2014

Farming, GMOs, & Media Transparency

This week on The Farm Report, host Erin Fairbanks takes on a solo show inspired by the recent profile of…

EPISODE 217 | August 21, 2014

Community Farming in Central Brooklyn

This week on The Farm Report, host Erin Fairbanks welcomes Manolia Charlotin, Managing Editor of Feet in 2 Worlds, Tamara…

EPISODE 216 | August 14, 2014

Regional Meat Economies

Christophe Hille, Fleisher’s Meat’s CFO, and Kathleen Harris of Northeast Livestock Processing Service Company join Erin Fairbanks for another episode…

EPISODE 215 | August 7, 2014

Adirondack Grazers Cooperative

Meet Sarah Teale, documentary filmmaker and founding member of Adirondack Grazers Cooperative, a group of beef producers from small to…

EPISODE 214 | July 31, 2014

The Wild Blueberry Business

This week on The Farm Report, Erin ushers in blueberry season! She welcomes Ed Flanagan, CEO of Wyman’s of Maine…

EPISODE 213 | July 24, 2014

Courtney White on Carbon

How is farming tied to carbon and how does carbon keep life on earth possible? Find out on a very…

EPISODE 212 | July 17, 2014

Maine Grains Alliance

Get ready to learn a whole lot about grains on a special episode of The Farm Report. Erin Fairbanks is…

EPISODE 211 | July 10, 2014

Is the USA Hemp Bound?

This week on The Farm Report, host Erin Fairbanks speaks with Doug Fine, author of the book Hemp Bound: Dispatches…

EPISODE 210 | July 3, 2014

Labor and the Locavore

Tune in to a special episode of The Farm Report as Erin Fairbanks talks labor and workers rights with author…

EPISODE 209 | June 27, 2014

Micro

What does micro-dairy farming look like? Find out on a brand new episode of The Farm Report. Host Erin Fairbanks…

EPISODE 208 | June 12, 2014

The Carnivore’s Manifesto

On a special episode of The Farm Report, Erin Fairbanks is joined by none other than Patrick Martins, founder of…

EPISODE 207 | June 5, 2014

Storm Atlas Update

In October 2013, Storm Atlas devastated livestock farmers in South Dakota, killing over 40,000 head of cattle. This was an…

EPISODE 206 | May 22, 2014

Tea Plantations Across the World

Today on The Farm Report, Erin speaks to tea expert Sarah Besky, professor at the University of Michigan, about tea…

EPISODE 205 | May 1, 2014

RIchard Oswald

This week on The Farm Report, Erin speaks with family farmer Richard Oswald from the Missouri Farmers Union about how…

EPISODE 204 | April 24, 2014

Quail Hill Farm

On this episode of The Farm Report, Erin interviews Scott Chaskey of Quail Hill Farm. Scott is the author of…

EPISODE 203 | April 17, 2014

NY FarmNet with Ed Staehr

Erin speaks with Ed Staehr this week, the Executive Director of NY FarmNet, an organization that helps farmers with a…

EPISODE 202 | April 10, 2014

Slow Meat 2014

Today on The Farm Report, Erin interviews Richard McCarthy from Slow Food USA about the Slow Meat conference that Slow…

EPISODE 201 | April 3, 2014

Alice Hill of Bever Creek Ranch

This week on The Farm Report, Erin interviews Alice hill from Beaver Creek Ranch. Alice tells us about pheasant hunting…

EPISODE 200 | March 27, 2014

Census of Agriculture with David Haight

This week on The Farm Report, Erin speaks with David Haight from The American Farmland Trust about the Census of…

EPISODE 199 | March 20, 2014

JDQ Salt

This week on The Farm Report, Erin interviews Nancy Bruns and Lewis Payne, founders of JQ Dickinson Salt-Works, located in…

EPISODE 198 | March 13, 2014

Jerry Caldari

This week we welcomed Jerry Caldari into the studio. Jerry is one of the architects behind Brooklyn Grange, an urban…

EPISODE 197 | February 20, 2014

Will Harris & White Oak Pastures

This week on The Farm Report, Erin interviews Will Harris from White Oak Pastures about running his farm in Bluffton,…

EPISODE 196 | February 6, 2014

Andrew M. Novakovic

This week on The Farm Report, Erin speaks with Andrew Novakovic, E.V. Baker Professor of Agricultural Economics and Management at…

EPISODE 195 | January 30, 2014

David Pietsch

Erin Fairbanks digs into the lamb business with David Piestch of the Australian Lamb Council on this week’s edition of…

EPISODE 194 | January 23, 2014

Hilltop Hanover Farm

This week on The Farm Report, Erin calls Mike Fedison, the Assistant Manager at Hilltop Hanover Farm in Westchester County….

EPISODE 193 | January 16, 2014

Laura Ten Eyck

On this week’s episode of The Farm Report, Leah Eden interviews Laura Ten Eyck, a hop farmer at Helderberg Hop…

EPISODE 192 | December 12, 2013

Heermance Farm

This week on The Farm Report, host Erin Fairbanks brings in Hannah Beal from Heermance Farm. Hannah describes her introduction…

EPISODE 191 | December 5, 2013

Vermont Chevon

In this episode of The Farm Report, host Erin Fairbanks brings in guest Shirley Richardson. Shirley started Vermont Chevon when…

EPISODE 190 | November 21, 2013

Pungo Creek Mills

On this week’s episode of The Farm Report, host Erin Fairbanks speaks with Bill Savage, owner of Pungo Creek Mills…

EPISODE 189 | November 14, 2013

Cascun Farms & Union Square Events

Symbiosis is a beautiful thing in the food world. This week on The Farm Report, Erin Faribanks is joined in…

EPISODE 188 | November 7, 2013

Brooklyn Grange’s Third Season

This week on The Farm Report, Erin Fairbanks gets hyper-local with Ben Flanner of the Brooklyn Grange! The Brooklyn Grange…

EPISODE 187 | October 31, 2013

Behind the Avocado

This week on The Farm Report, host Erin Fairbanks talks with Nicole Vitello, Banana Coordinator at Equal Exchange. On this…

EPISODE 186 | October 17, 2013

Island Creek Oyster Farm

Jack Inslee takes the wheel for this week’s edition of The Farm Report to talk oyster farming with Chris Sherman…

EPISODE 185 | October 10, 2013

Green Mountain Girls Farm

This week on The Farm Report, Erin Fairbanks talks with Mari Omland of Green Mountain Girls Farm about the resurgence…

EPISODE 184 | September 26, 2013

Modern Homesteading

This week on The Farm Report, Erin Fairbanks is exploring the homesteading lifestyle! Hear from Gloria Varney of Nezinscot Farm-…

EPISODE 183 | September 12, 2013

Greenmarket Co.

Learn how GrowNYC’s Greenmarkets are distributing regional produce on this week’s episode of The Farm Report! Erin Fairbanks chats with…

EPISODE 182 | September 5, 2013

Maine Blueberries with Prof. David Yarborough

Learn about the Maine blueberry industry on this week’s episode of The Farm Report with Professor David Yarborough! Erin Fairbanks…

EPISODE 181 | August 29, 2013

Farm Infrastructure with Mike Yezzi

Today on The Farm Report, Erin Fairbanks catches up with frequent guest and Greenmarket fixture Mike Yezzi of Flying Pigs…

EPISODE 180 | August 15, 2013

The Birth of Sugar House Creamery

Margot Brooks started her farming career as a cheesemaker at Consider Bardwell Farm in West Pawlet, Vermont and then decided…

EPISODE 179 | August 8, 2013

Harvesting Justice with Beverly Bell

Beverly Bell discusses food sovereignty in the book she co-authored, Harvesting Justice. This week on The Farm Report, Erin Fairbanks…

EPISODE 178 | August 1, 2013

American Spoon Fruit

Find out how Justin Rashid and American Spoon Fruit are preserving summer fruits on this week’s episode of The Farm…

EPISODE 177 | July 25, 2013

The Adirondack Grazers Cooperative

Sarah Teale of the Adirondack Grazers Cooperative is committed to producing healthy grassfed beef, using localized distribution, and connecting chefs…

EPISODE 176 | July 18, 2013

Runa

What has the same amount of caffeine as coffee with twice the antioxidants of green tea? Guayusa! This week on…

EPISODE 175 | July 11, 2013

Stewart Borowsky

This week on The Farm Report, Stewart Borowsky (The Union Square Grassman) joins host Erin Fairbanks to talk about greens!…

EPISODE 174 | June 27, 2013

Mary Pipher’s The Green Boat

Mary Pipher is an American clinical psychologist and author, most recently of The Green Boat, which was published by Riverhead…

EPISODE 173 | June 20, 2013

Philip Ackerman

This week on The Farm Report, Philip Ackerman-Leist phones in to talk to us about local versus large scale food…

EPISODE 172 | June 13, 2013

More Lobster with Robin Alden & Chad Dorr

We’re continuing our exploration into the Maine lobster industry on this week’s edition of The Farm Report. Erin Fairbanks chats…

EPISODE 171 | June 6, 2013

Lobster with Marianne Lacroix & Dr. Robert Bayer

Welcome to the first of many lobster-themed episodes of The Farm Report! Erin Fairbanks begins the episode by calling Marianne…

EPISODE 170 | May 30, 2013

Commodity Dairy with Lorraine Lewandrowski

Lorraine Lewandrowski is an advocate for commodity farmers in Upstate New York. This week on The Farm Report, Erin Fairbanks…

EPISODE 169 | May 23, 2013

Fossil Farms

Sample some exotic meats on this week’s installment of The Farm Report! Erin Fairbanks is joined in the studio by…

EPISODE 168 | May 16, 2013

Cows Save the Planet

How do livestock protect the environment? This week on The Farm Report, Erin Fairbanks calls up Judith Schwartz, author of…

EPISODE 167 | May 9, 2013

Sidney Phelps of Bonnie Plants

Spring is near and you know what that means – time to get that home garden into shape! Tune into…

EPISODE 166 | May 2, 2013

John Sharpe and the Churro Lamb

John Sharpe is a world-renowned chef at The Turquoise Room and a churro lamb enthusiast. This week on The Farm…

EPISODE 165 | April 25, 2013

Chipotle’s Food with Integrity

Fast food on The Farm Report? On this week’s episode, Erin Fairbanks is joined in the studio by Joshua Brau…

EPISODE 164 | April 18, 2013

Food Law with Jason Foscolo

Jason Foscolo knows food law. On this week’s episode of The Farm Report, Erin Fairbanks invites Jason into the studio…

EPISODE 163 | April 4, 2013

George Weld & Evan Hanczor

George Weld and Evan Hanczor truly embody the farm-to-table movement through their enterprises: Goatfell Farm, Parish Hall, and Egg. This…

EPISODE 162 | March 28, 2013

Alex Young of Zingerman’s Roadhouse

Alex Young grows food at Cornman Farms, and cooks it at Zingerman’s Roadhouse! On this week’s episode of The Farm…

EPISODE 161 | March 21, 2013

Mary Berry

In 1977, Wendell Berry published The Unsettling of America, a book that started a national and international conversation on the…

EPISODE 160 | March 14, 2013

Beyond the Peel, Fair Trade Banana

We’re going beyond the peel on this week’s episode of The Farm Report as Erin Fairbanks hosts the Banana Coordinator…

EPISODE 159 | March 6, 2013

Fair Trade Coffee with Equal Exchange

How does fair trade works to promote a higher quality coffee? Find out on this week’s episode of The Farm…

EPISODE 158 | February 28, 2013

Lucky Lee and Her Tomatoes

Tasty tomatoes year-round? This week on The Farm Report, Erin Fairbanks is joined in the studio by Lucky Lee of…

EPISODE 157 | February 21, 2013

Chef’s Garden with Farmer Lee Jones

From the farm, to tables across the country! Farmer Lee Jones is Erin Fairbanks’ guest on this week’s installment of…

EPISODE 156 | February 14, 2013

Revisiting Brooklyn Grange with Ben Flanner

Spring is coming sooner than you think; time to start planting! This week on The Farm Report, Erin Fairbanks is…

EPISODE 155 | February 7, 2013

Claire Marin of Catskill Provisions

Seal the deal with Catskills Provisions! Tune into the Farm Report as Erin Fairbanks sits down with Proprietor, Beekeeper and…

EPISODE 154 | January 31, 2013

Erik Hoffner & Orion Magazine

Orion Magazine has been producing thought-provoking, progressive journalism for thirty years. On this week’s episode of The Farm Report, Erin…

EPISODE 153 | January 24, 2013

Growing in South Carolina Pt. 2: Grow Food Carolina

Erin Fairbanks traces the local produce supply in South Carolina on this week’s installment of The Farm Report. Tune in…

EPISODE 152 | January 17, 2013

Growing in South Carolina Pt. 1: Hugh E. Weathers & Dana Beach

Agriculture is growing in South Carolina; the future is bright! This week on The Farm Report, Erin Fairbanks is talking…

EPISODE 151 | January 10, 2013

Mary Peabody of the Women’s Ag Network

This week on The Farm Report, Erin Fairbanks calls up Mary Peabody, the founding director of the Women’s Ag Network…

EPISODE 150 | December 20, 2012

Gene Baur of Farm Sanctuary

The topic of the day is animal rescue on The Farm Report. Erin Fairbanks is talking with Gene Baur, the…

EPISODE 149 | December 13, 2012

Eric Weltman of Food & Water Watch

This week on The Farm Report, Erin Fairbanks calls up Eric Weltman of Brooklyn’s Food & Water Watch to talk…

EPISODE 148 | December 6, 2012

Roots with Diane Morgan

On this week’s episode of The Farm Report, Erin Fairbanks is joined in the studio by cookbook author Diane Morgan….

EPISODE 147 | November 29, 2012

The Food Culture of Chile

The Farm Report takes a trip to Chile this week, as Erin Fairbanks is joined by Felix de Vincente, Chairman…

EPISODE 146 | November 15, 2012

Steve Malinowski of Fisher’s Island Oyster Farm, Inc.

Erin Fairbanks continues talking about oyster farming on this week’s episode of The Farm Report. Steve Malinowski of Fisher’s Island…

EPISODE 145 | November 8, 2012

Food & Water Watch and Severine Von Tscharner Fleming

This week on The Farm Report, Erin Fairbanks is talking with two important guests from the world of food and…

EPISODE 144 | October 25, 2012

John Lowell of East Dennis Oyster Farm

This week’s episode of The Farm Report is all about a different kind of farming- oyster farming! Erin Fairbanks is…

EPISODE 143 | October 18, 2012

Jim Gerritsen of the Organic Seed Growers and Trade Association

Today on The Farm Report, Erin Fairbanks calls up Jim Gerritsen of Wood Prairie Farm, and President of the Organic…

EPISODE 142 | October 11, 2012

Steve Wood of Poverty Lane Orchards and Farnum Hill Cider

Erin Fairbanks continues her exploration into the world of apples, orchards and cider on this week’s episode of “The Farm…

EPISODE 141 | October 4, 2012

Growing Cider: Eleanor Leger of Eden Ice Cider

Erin Fairbanks is investigating cider as an agricultural product on this week’s episode of The Farm Report! Tune in to…

EPISODE 140 | September 27, 2012

Erin’s Story & No Goat Left Behind

Welcome to a very special episode of The Farm Report. This week, Erin Fairbanks is recounting the events that led…

EPISODE 139 | September 20, 2012

Will Harris of White Oak Pastures

Meet Will Harris, the the owner/operator of White Oak Pastures, a multi-generational family farm that was established in 1866 in…

EPISODE 138 | September 13, 2012

Growing Beer: Regional Grains and Hops

Welcome to the final installment of The Farm Report’s “Growing Beer” series. Today, Erin Fairbanks is talking local and regional…

EPISODE 137 | September 6, 2012

Growing Beer: David Katleski and Becca Jablonski

This week, Erin Fairbanks is once again talking about beer and agriculture with guests David Katleski and Becca Jablonski. David…

EPISODE 136 | August 30, 2012

Growing Beer: Andrea Stanley of Valley Malt

The Farm Report continues its “Growing Beer” series with Andrea Stanley of Valley Malt. Valley Malt, a husband and wife…

EPISODE 135 | August 23, 2012

Growing Beer: Mary Izett of the NYC Homebrewers Guild

Welcome to the first installment of The Farm Report’s “Growing Beer” special. In this series, your host, Erin Fairbanks, is…

EPISODE 134 | August 16, 2012

The Seed Underground with Janisse Ray, Part 2

This week’s episode of The Farm Report is a follow-up with Janisse Ray, author of the new book, The Seed…

EPISODE 133 | August 9, 2012

Gardening with Willi Galloway and Melissa Metrick

This week’s episode of The Farm Report is all about gardening! Host Erin Fairbanks chats with Willi Galloway, a Portland-based…

EPISODE 132 | August 2, 2012

The Seed Underground with Janisse Ray

On this week’s installment of The Farm Report, Erin Fairbanks is joined by Janisse Ray to talk about the importance…

EPISODE 131 | July 26, 2012

Matthew Weingarten, Raquel Pelzel, & Jackson Landers

This week on The Farm Report, host Erin Fairbanks chats with a group of talented chefs who have also authored…

EPISODE 130 | July 19, 2012

Feeding Crane Farms

This week on The Farm Report, host Erin Fairbanks checks in with Brian Shaad of Feeding Crane Farms in Sacramento….

EPISODE 129 | July 12, 2012

John and Dorothy Priske of Fountain Prairie Inn & Farms

On this week’s installment of The Farm Report, Erin Fairbanks is interviewing John and Dorothy Priske of Fountain Prairie Farms,…

EPISODE 128 | July 5, 2012

The Fiber Series: From Fleece to Yarn with Mary Jeanne Packer

On the final installment of The Farm Report’s Fiber Series, Erin Fairbanks is checking in with Mary Jeanne Packer of…

EPISODE 127 | June 28, 2012

The Fiber Series: Virginia Scholomiti & Andy Rice

This week on The Farm Report, Erin Fairbanks continues her exploration into the world of agricultural fiber. First on the…

EPISODE 126 | June 14, 2012

Sandor Katz and The Art of Fermentation

Erin Fairbanks is back for another episode of The Farm Report! On this week’s installment, Erin is talking with Sandor…

EPISODE 126 | June 21, 2012

The Fiber Series: Mary Jeanne Packer and Mary Pratt

Welcome to the first episode of The Farm Report’s Fiber Series, hosted by Erin Fairbanks. Erin is talking with a…

EPISODE 125 | May 24, 2012

Revival Market and Stephanie Fisher

On this episode of The Farm Report, Erin Fairbanks is talking with Morgan Weber and Ryan Pera of Revival Market,…

EPISODE 124 | May 17, 2012

Atina Diffley

On today’s episode of The Farm Report, Erin Fairbanks is chatting with Atina Diffley, farmer at Gardens of Eagan outside…

EPISODE 123 | May 10, 2012

Dan and Margot Brooks

This week on The Farm Report, Erin Fairbanks interviews the father-daughter duo: Dan and Margot Brooks of Wayward Goose Farm…

EPISODE 122 | May 3, 2012

The Federation of Southern Cooperatives

This week on The Farm Report, Erin Fairbanks is talking with Mircha King of the Federation of Southern Cooperatives about…

EPISODE 121 | April 26, 2012

Maple Syrup with David Campbell

This week on The Farm Report, Erin Fairbanks is talking maple syrup with David Campbell of Mapleland Farms in Salem,…

EPISODE 120 | April 19, 2012

Hydrofracking Perspectives

This week on The Farm Report, Erin Fairbanks is joined by wealth of guests to discuss the issue of hydraulic…

EPISODE 119 | April 12, 2012

Erin Grimley and Steve Blabac of the Root Down Farm

Today on The Farm Report, Erin Fairbanks talks to Erin Grimley and Steve Blabac of the Root Down Farm. The…

EPISODE 118 | April 5, 2012

Jay Reville of Regional Access

On this episode of The Farm Report, Erin Fairbanks talks with Jay Reville of Regional Access. Regional Access is a…

EPISODE 117 | March 29, 2012

Jamie Jones of the Jones Family Farm

It’s our second installment of the Jones Family Farm interview, and this time, Erin Fairbanks is talking to Jamie Jones…

EPISODE 116 | March 22, 2012

Terry Jones of the Jones Family Farm

This week on The Farm Report, Erin Fairbanks chats with Terry Jones of Jones Family Farms in the White Hills…

EPISODE 115 | March 15, 2012

Hemlock Hill Farm

This week on The Farm Report, Erin Fairbanks checks in with Laura De Maria of Hemlock Hill Farm in Cortland,…

EPISODE 114 | March 8, 2012

Jeanne Hodesh of GrowNYC

This week on The Farm Report, Erin Fairbanks checks in with Jeanne Hodesh of GrowNYC. Erin and Jeanne talk about…

EPISODE 113 | March 1, 2012

Feeding the Hungry

This week on The Farm Report, Erin Fairbanks talks with Anthony Butler of St. John’s Bread and Life, an emergency…

EPISODE 112 | February 23, 2012

Beaverkill Trout Hatchery

On this week’s episode of The Farm Report, Erin Fairbanks is joined by Sherry Shaver of Beaverkill Trout Hatchery. Tune…

EPISODE 111 | February 9, 2012

Slope Farms Beef

This week on the Farm Report host Erin Fairbanks talks with Ken Jaffe of Slope Farms Beef. Located in the…

EPISODE 110 | February 2, 2012

All Abuzz About Bees

This week the Farm Report is abuzz with bees and honey. Joining host Erin Fairbanks is bee lover and owner…

EPISODE 109 | January 30, 2012

Cambridge Valley Livestock

This week on the Farm Report get ready to meet Pat McLenithan of Cambridge Valley Livestock, the largest family-owned livestock…

EPISODE 108 | January 19, 2012

Real Time Farms

If you are a farmer, a farm enthusiast, shop at farmers markets of just simply care where your food comes…

EPISODE 107 | January 12, 2012

Jesse LaFlamme Pt. 2

This week on the Farm Report we see the return of guest Jesse LaFlamme from Pete and Gerry’s Organic Eggs….

EPISODE 106 | January 5, 2012

Ashley Bechman & AgriNews

This week on The Farm Report host Erin Fairbanks talks with Ashley Bechman, a writer for the publication AgriNews of…

EPISODE 105 | December 22, 2011

EcoStation NY

This week on The Farm Report keeps it extra local with Maggie Cheney of EcoStation NY. They discuss the various…

EPISODE 104 | December 15, 2011

Jesse LaFlamme of Pete & Gerry’s Organic Eggs

This week The Farm Report is pleased to welcome Jesse LaFlamme, head of Pete And Gerry’s Organic Eggs, the first…

EPISODE 103 | December 8, 2011

Corbin Hill Farm

This week on The Farm Report host Erin Fairbanks sits down with Dennis Derryck, Tusha Yakovleva, and Sabrina Wilensky of…

EPISODE 102 | December 1, 2011

Wild Flavors

EPISODE 101 | November 17, 2011

Hot Bread Kitchen

This week The Farm Report trades in the pasture for a trip to the bakery that is the Hot Bread…

EPISODE 100 | November 3, 2011

Monica Patel

This week The Farm Report celebrates is 100th episode! Former co-host Heather Hyman calls in and in the studio current…

EPISODE 99 | October 27, 2011

Highwood Farms

Goatober is almost over, but don’t be sad! You can still get your last goat fix on this week’s Farm…

EPISODE 98 | October 20, 2011

Nutrition with Kristin Wartman

Certified Holistic Nutritionist Kristin Wartman joins the Farm Report with Erin Fairbanks today to bust some food myths and expose…

EPISODE 97 | October 6, 2011

It’s Goatober!

It’s Goatober and that means this week the Farm Report gives you the inside scoop on goats and the idea…

EPISODE 96 | September 29, 2011

Salt Water Farm

This installment of The Farm Report brings the story of a city girl who traded it in for starting a…

EPISODE 95 | September 22, 2011

Coffee Part 2

Allen Leibowitz of Zingerman’s re-joins The Farm Report with host Erin Fairbanks to talk more about coffee roasting. Learn how…

EPISODE 94 | September 15, 2011

Coffee: Tree to Roast

This week The Farm Report goes behind the scene of the coffee growing business with Allen Leibowitz of Zingerman’s Coffee….

EPISODE 93 | September 8, 2011

BK Farmyards

This week the farm report goes local, real local with Bee Aer of BK Farmyards in Central Brooklyn where ecological…

EPISODE 92 | September 1, 2011

Hurricane Irene’s Effect on Farmers

Hurricane Irene destroyed many farms in New York and Seth Jacobs of Slack Hallow Farm calls into this week’s episode…

EPISODE 91 | August 18, 2011

Christopher Nicolson

This week The Farm Report goes under the sea and talks about salmon with Christopher Nicolson who has been fishing…

EPISODE 90 | August 11, 2011

David Sherman

This week on The Farm Report, Erin is joined by David Sherman, Market Manager of GrowNYC. David tells listeners how…

EPISODE 89 | July 28, 2011

Manhattan Borough President Scott Stringer

On a special episode of The Farm Report, Erin Fairbanks is joined by Manhattan Borough President Scott Stringer. They discuss…

EPISODE 88 | July 21, 2011

American Meat Documentary

This week on The Farm Report, Erin Fairbanks is joined by Monica Warek, Outreach Coordinator for the American Meat Documentary…

EPISODE 87 | July 7, 2011

Margot Brooks

This week on The Farm Report, Erin Fairbanks is joined by Margot Brooks of Wayward Goose Farm and formerly of…

EPISODE 86 | June 30, 2011

Eagle Bridge Custom Meat

This week on The Farm Report, Erin is joined by Debbie Ball of Eagle Bridge Custom Meat & Smokehouse. Tune…

EPISODE 85 | June 23, 2011

Nick Fantasma

This week on The Farm Report, Nick Fantasma of Paradise Locker Meats joins Erin Fairbanks to break down the world…

EPISODE 84 | June 16, 2011

Bulich Mushroom Company

This week on The Farm Report, Erin is joined by Michelle Bulich of Bulich Mushroom Company. Michelle explains what it…

EPISODE 83 | June 9, 2011

Tim Patterson

This week on The Farm Report, Erin sits down with Tim Patterson, the Director of Advancement at Sterling College in…

EPISODE 82 | June 2, 2011

JustFood City Chicken Project

EPISODE 81 | May 19, 2011

United Way of NYC & Food Bank For NYC

This week on The Farm Report, Erin talks policy with Carmine Rivetti of United Way of NYC & Carlos Rodriguez…

EPISODE 80 | May 12, 2011

Jessica Ziehm

This week Erin talks to Jessica Ziehm about the New York dairy industry and how dairy farmers are surviving in…

EPISODE 79 | May 5, 2011

John Ameroso

Urban farming pioneer John Ameroso joins Erin Fairbanks on an urban-agriculture themed episode of The Farm Report. John was the…

EPISODE 78 | April 28, 2011

Fred Magdoff

This week on Farm Report, Erin talks to Fred Magdoff about food security and sovereignty on both the local and…

EPISODE 77 | April 21, 2011

FreshKills Park

Ever wonder what happened to the FreshKills landfill on Staten Island? The once largest landfill in the country is undergoing…

EPISODE 76 | April 14, 2011

Mapleland Farms

This week on The Farm Report, Erin is joined by David Campbell of Mapleland Farms to talk maple syrup. Find…

EPISODE 75 | April 7, 2011

The Union Square Grassman

This week on The Farm Report, Erin Fitzpatrick is joined by Stewart Borowsky, The Union Square Grassman. Stewart grows hist…

EPISODE 74 | March 31, 2011

No Farms No Food Rally

This week on The Farm Report, Erin Fairbanks is joined by David Haight of the American Farmland Trust. David recaps…

EPISODE 73 | March 24, 2011

Watershed Agricultural Council

This week on The Farm Report, Erin Fairbanks talks with Challey Comer, the Farm to Market Manager for the Watershed…

EPISODE 72 | March 17, 2011

Farming Concrete

This week on The Farm Report, Erin Fairbanks is joined by Mara Gittleman of Farming Concrete. Tune in to learn…

EPISODE 71 | March 10, 2011

Janet Britt of Agricultural Stewardship Association

This week on The Farm Report, Erin Fairbanks is joined by Janet Britt, farmer and Easement Steward of the Agricultural…

EPISODE 70 | March 3, 2011

Maine Lobster Fishing

This week on The Farm Report, Erin Fairbanks talks with friend and lobster fisherman Chris Major. Chris takes the winters…

EPISODE 69 | February 24, 2011

Slack Hollow Farm

This week on The Farm Report, Erin Fairbanks is joined by guest and friend Seth Jacobs of Slack Hollow Farm….

EPISODE 68 | February 17, 2011

Fred Magdoff

This week on The Farm Report, Erin Fairbanks is joined by Fred Magdoff, author of the book “Agriculture and Food…

EPISODE 67 | February 13, 2011

Derek Denckla

This week on The Farm report, Heather Hyman and Erin Fairbanks are joined by friend of the show Derek Denckla….

EPISODE 66 | February 3, 2011

No Farms, No Food!

No Farms, No Food! You’ve heard the slogan, now hear from the people behind the rally – The American Farmland…

EPISODE 65 | January 20, 2011

Jeremy Bloom

This week on The Farm Report, Heather & Erin have a conversation with internet entrepreneur Jeremy Bloom about the intersecting…

EPISODE 64 | January 6, 2011

Phil Smeltz

Heather & Erin are back in action on the first Farm Report of 2011! Tune in as the show goes…

EPISODE 63 | December 16, 2010

Grazin’ Angus Acres

This week on The Farm Report, Erin and Heather are joined by Dan Gibson of Grazin’ Angus Acres. Grazin Angus…

EPISODE 62 | December 9, 2010

Changing NYC’s Food System

Heather Hyman is back from Miami, and her and Erin Fairbanks explore ways that we can change NYC’s Food System…

EPISODE 61 | December 2, 2010

EBT & Farmers Markets

A lot is being said about EBT & Food Stamps being spent at farmers markets, but what does it really…

EPISODE 60 | November 18, 2010

Ben Flanner of Brooklyn Grange

This week on The Farm Report, Heather & Erin are joined by friend of the station and rooftop farming extraordinaire,…

EPISODE 59 | November 11, 2010

Corbin Hill Road Farm

This week on The Farm Report Erin and Heather talk to Sabrina Wilensky of Corbin Hill Farms. Sabrina explains the…

EPISODE 58 | November 4, 2010

Marissa Guggiana

This week on the Farm Report Erin and Heather speak to Marissa Guggiana: journalist, food activist, and author of the…

EPISODE 57 | October 28, 2010

Good Food Jobs

This week on The Farm Report Heather and Erin speak to Taylor Cocalis and Dorothy Neagle of GoodFoodJobs.com, a networking…

EPISODE 56 | October 21, 2010

Scott Bridi

This week on The Farm Report Erin sits down with Scott Bridi of Brooklyn Cured to discuss the wonderful world…

EPISODE 55 | October 14, 2010

Matt Lorenz Returns

This week on The Farm Report, Heather and Erin sit down with Bushwick’s own Matt Lorenz, of the urban gardener…

EPISODE 54 | October 7, 2010

Battenkill Valley Creamery & Everyman Espresso

This week on the Farm Report, Heather and Erin continue the Report’s history of linking farmer with consumer as they…

EPISODE 53 | September 30, 2010

Green Markets with June Russell

This week on The Farm Report Heather and Erin talk green markets with someone who knows them better than anyone:…

EPISODE 52 | September 23, 2010

Katharine Millonzi

This week on The Farm Report Erin and Heather speak to Katharine Millonzi, who is working with the Sustainable Food…

EPISODE 51 | September 16, 2010

Angela Miller

This week on The Farm Report Erin and Heather speak to Angela Miller of Consider Bardwell farm. Angela is a…

EPISODE 50 | September 9, 2010

Derek Denckla

This week on The Farm Report Heather welcomed new co-host Erin Fairbanks to the show. The gals talked to Derek…

EPISODE 49 | July 28, 2010

Keshari Das

This week on The Farm Report Heather and Jack sat down with Sattva Catering proprietor Keshari Das. She’s a yoga…

EPISODE 48 | July 21, 2010

Yoga for Foodies

This week on The Farm Report, Heather and special co-host Michaela Best spoke to Dave Romanelli, Yahoo’s Wellness Expert and…

EPISODE 47 | June 23, 2010

Shelley Rogers

Jack and Heather speak with Shelley Rogers, director of “What’s Organic About Organic?” (www.whatsorganicmovie.com), about food film and the complexities…

EPISODE 46 | June 16, 2010

Southern Food Culture with John T. Edge

John T. Edge from The Southern Foodways Alliance (http://www.southernfoodways.com) talks about transforming Southern culture through food and food history, and…

EPISODE 45 | June 9, 2010

Rabbits with Colleen Rapp

This week on The Farm Report Heather, along with special guest host Patrick Martins, spoke to Colleen Rapp of the…

EPISODE 44 | May 19, 2010

The Greenhorns with Severine von Tscharner Fleming

Heather talks with Severine von Tscharner Fleming from The Greenhorns about her organization and upcoming documentary. Visit www.thegreenhorns.net for more…

EPISODE 43 | May 5, 2010

Room To Grow with Erin Fairbanks & Nevin Cohen

Heather and Jack are on the phones with New School environmental studies professor Nevin Cohen and Erin Fairbanks of Flying…

EPISODE 42 | April 28, 2010

Brooklyn Grange with Ben Flanner

Ben Flanner from Brooklyn Grange (www.brooklyngrangefarm.com) talks to Heather about their brand new rooftop farm in Long Island City, their…

EPISODE 41 | April 21, 2010

The Meat Hook with Tom Mylan

Jack and Heather talk to Tom Mylan of Brooklyn’s whole-animal butcher shop, The Meat Hook.

EPISODE 40 | April 14, 2010

Meat Proccesing Regulations with Mario Fantasm & Jay B. Wenther

Jack & Heather talk with Mario Fantasma & Jay B Wenther about the new proposed regulations that would seriously hurt…

EPISODE 39 |

Cochon 555 with Brady Lowe

Heather & Jack talk with Brady Lowe about his event Cochon 555. For more information check out www.cochon555.com.

EPISODE 38 | March 31, 2010

Balanced Menus with Lena Brook

This week Heather & Jack speak to Lena Brook, who discusses how to improve the menus in our health and…

EPISODE 37 | March 24, 2010

No Farm No Food Rally with David Haight & Erin Fairbanks

Heather Hyman and guest co-host Patrick Martins have David Haight & Erin Fairbanks on to follow up on the No…

EPISODE 36 | March 18, 2010

Mail Order with John Hoppin

Heather Hyman & Jack Inslee talk to John Hoppin who explains how he revolutionized the mail order system at Heritage…

EPISODE 35 | March 10, 2010

Tunis Sheep with James Twomey

Heather Hyman & Jack Inslee interview James Twomey about his rare breed of Tunis sheep, and what it takes to…

EPISODE 34 | February 23, 2010

Brooklyn Grange & Au Pied de Cochon

Heather talks with Gwen Schantz of Brooklyn Grange and the guys from Au Pied de Cochon.

EPISODE 33 | February 17, 2010

Animal Welfare Approved with Brigid Sweeney

Jack & Heather talk to Brigid Sweeney of Animal Welfare Approved about standards and third party certification. For more information…

EPISODE 32 | February 10, 2010

New York Farmland Budget with David Haight

What’s happening to our farmland in NY? New York Director of The American Farmland Trust David Haight tells us on…

EPISODE 31 | February 4, 2010

The Old Spot Pig with Craig Good

Craig Good is this week’s guest on The Heritage Report. He tells the story of the Old Spot Pig, and…

EPISODE 30 | October 25, 2009

Iroquois White Corn with Marty Travis

This week on the Heritage Report, Heather and Jack talk to Marty Travis of Spence Farm, supplier to Rick Bayless’…

EPISODE 29 | October 19, 2009

Mark Tupper

On this week’s Farm Report, Heather interviews Mark Tupper of Triad Fisheries. Mark discusses Triad’s sophisticated, humane, and sustainable trolling…

EPISODE 28 | October 11, 2009

Danny Williamson

On this week’s Farm Report: Danny Williamson of Windmill Ranch and Good Shepherd Turkey Ranch talks about his first-class heritage…

EPISODE 27 | October 5, 2009

Matt Lorenz Part 2

On this week’s episode of the Farm Report, Heather and Lorenzo welcome Matt Lorenz back to the studio to talk…

EPISODE 26 | September 28, 2009

Charlie Nardozzi

Charlie Nardozzi joins Friday’s Farm Report to share his passion and forty plus years experience to answer any and all…

EPISODE 25 | September 20, 2009

Ken Klemm

On this week’ Farm Report, Heather and Lorenzo interview Ken Klemm of The Buffalo Guys. Ken lets us in on…

EPISODE 24 | September 13, 2009

Chris Mittelstaedt

On this week’s Farm Report, Heather and Lorenzo interview Chris Mittelstaedt, CEO and Founder of FruitGuys, a San Francisco based…

EPISODE 23 | September 7, 2009

Matt Lorenz

On this week’s episode of the Farm Report, Heather and Lorenzo interview Matt Lorenz of Trees not Trash, a non-profit…

EPISODE 22 | August 30, 2009

Alec Bradford

On this week’s Farm Report, Heather interviews Alec Bradford of Leaping Waters Farm, whose work with the rare and tasty…

EPISODE 21 | August 24, 2009

Erin Fairbanks

On this week’s Farm Report, Heather and Lorenzo host Erin Fairbanks in-studio. Erin is a farmer, chef, and food activist…

EPISODE 20 | August 17, 2009

James Twomey & Lisa Twomey

On this week’s Farm Report, Heather interviews Lisa and James Twomey of Sandstone Ridge Farms in LaFarge, Wisconsin. Lisa and…

EPISODE 19 | August 14, 2009

Neil Peterson

On the latest edition of the Heritage Farm Report, Heather & Lorenzo have a conversation with leading pawpaw activist, Neal…

EPISODE 18 | July 27, 2009

Adam Horwich & Ben Flanner

This week on the Farm Report, Adam Horwich & Ben Flanner talk about Urban Gardening in Greenpoint.

EPISODE 17 | July 21, 2009

Marge Kilkelly, Kathy Webb & Wendy Pieh

This week on the Farm Report: Marge Kilkelly of Dragon Fly Cove Farm joins Lorenzo to discuss consortium farming. Marge…

EPISODE 16 | July 13, 2009

Amy Good & Betty Metzger

This week’s Farm Report is all about the girls. Heather and Lorenzo talk with Mrs. Good and Mrs. Metzger about…

EPISODE 15 | July 6, 2009

Eric Norton & Matt Keehaver

This week’s Farm Report investigates the problem of the rising average age of farmers in America, the stigmas associated with…

EPISODE 14 | June 29, 2009

Callene Rapp

Today’s July 4th themed Farm Report features Callene Rapp, Chairwoman of The American Livestock Breeds Conservancy. Callen speaks on how…

EPISODE 13 | June 23, 2009

Mario Fantasma & Dan Purdy

Lorenzo talks slaughter with Mario Fantasma of Paradise Locker Meats and Dan Purdy of Purdy Foods.

EPISODE 12 | June 14, 2009

Melvin Brown & Neil Kirkhart

Heather talks to Amaltheia Organic Dairy farmer Melvin Brown and Iowa black hog farmer Neil Kirkhart.

EPISODE 11 | June 8, 2009

Frank Reese & Kevin Lunny

Lorenzo speaks with renowned poultry farmer Frank Reese of The Good Shepherd Turkey Ranch about Heritage breed chickens and issues…

EPISODE 10 | June 3, 2009

Marty Hill, John Priske & Dorothy Priske

Lorenzo in conversation with bison farmer Marty Hill, of Twin Springs Farms in Maryland. Also on the show, John and…

EPISODE 9 | May 29, 2009

Kevin Lunny & Soni Fitch

Lorenzo speaks with Kevin Lunny of Drakes Bay Family Farms about Oyster Farming and Soni Fitch of Catalpa Farm in…

EPISODE 8 | May 22, 2009

Ken Klemm

Lorenzo speaks with Bison farmer Ken Klemm of Elk Mountain, Wyoming.

EPISODE 7 | May 15, 2009

Rose Balfiori & Barb Foulke

Lorenzo Ragionieri speaks with Rose Balfiori of Finger Lakes Dexter Creamery about the rare breed Dexter cow and Artisanal cheese…

EPISODE 6 | May 10, 2009

Eric Rapp & Charlotte Swancy

Heritage talks with Eric Rapp of the Rare Hare Barn in Leonn, Kansas. Eric raises rare breed Heritage Rabbits. The…

EPISODE 5 | May 3, 2009

Brenda Smith & Larry Sorell

Heritage talks with Larry Sorell, of Lazy S Farms in Kansas, and Brenda Smith of Clayton’s in Michigan City, Indiana.

EPISODE 4 | April 26, 2009

Alec Bradford & Doug Metzger

Heritage talks with Doug Metzger of Good Shepherd Turkey Ranch in Kansas and Alec Bradford of Leaping Waters Farm, Shawsville,…

EPISODE 3 | April 19, 2009

Danny Williamson & Christopher Nicholson

Heritage talks with Danny Williamson of Windmill Ranch and Christopher Nicholson of the Iliamna Fish Company.

EPISODE 2 | April 12, 2009

Craig Good & Chris Wilson

Heritage talks with Craig Good of Good Farm in Olsburg, Kansas and Chris Wilson of Clover Creek Farm of Northeast…

EPISODE 1 | April 5, 2009

Brian Kenny

Heritage talks with Brian Kenny, Manager of Hearst Ranch Beef Program

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Harvesting Opportunities in NY

John McDowell and Jerry Cosgrove join host Erin Fairbanks to continue the discussion on Harvesting Opportunities in New York, a…

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Wallet Closed, Mouth Open: Wrap Up Summer on a Budget

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The Best French Chickens in North Carolina

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Animal Fat is Back!

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Oh Christmas Tree, Faux Christmas Tree

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How to Buy Your Christmas Tree

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The Beauty of Edible Insects

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Stomaching Insects for Sustainability

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The Problem with Fish Farming

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FYI: All Dairy Cows Are Still Meat

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How Your Money is Funding Meat Industry Research

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Clones for Breakfast: The Story Behind Your Daily Banana