55 episodes

This is a show for professional growers and agronomists who want to learn about the science and principles of regenerative agriculture systems to increase quality, yield, and profitability.

Regenerative Agriculture Podcast John Kempf

    • Earth Sciences
    • 4.8, 170 Ratings

This is a show for professional growers and agronomists who want to learn about the science and principles of regenerative agriculture systems to increase quality, yield, and profitability.

    Building Soil While Cash Cropping with Loran Steinlage

    Building Soil While Cash Cropping with Loran Steinlage

    John Kempf interviews Loran Steinlage to discuss his experiences with relay cropping, 60-inch corn, interseeding, controlled traffic farming, as well as reducing soil compaction and improving water infiltration.

    • 49 min
    The Fallacy of Mainstream Potassium and Nitrogen Fertilization with Richard Mulvaney

    The Fallacy of Mainstream Potassium and Nitrogen Fertilization with Richard Mulvaney

    John Kempf interviews Dr. Richard Mulvaney to discuss how nitrogen applications can be a waste of money, the soil test growers use to understand nitrogen, and the “potassium paradox” that describes why applying potash can be detrimental to potassium availability.

    • 1 hr 6 min
    Microbial Communities for Carbon Sequestration with David Johnson

    Microbial Communities for Carbon Sequestration with David Johnson

    John interviews Dr. David Johnson to discuss rapid carbon sequestration, the ideal fungal to bacterial ratio for healthy soils, how to obtain those communities while saving money, and the resilience of fungally dominant systems.

    • 43 min
    Embracing the Connection Between Agriculture and Health with Zach Bush

    Embracing the Connection Between Agriculture and Health with Zach Bush

    John interviews Dr. Zach Bush, discussing glyphosate, its impacts on human health and the environment, and the need for regenerative agriculture.

    • 1 hr 16 min
    Resilient Agriculture Models for The Future with Joel Salatin

    Resilient Agriculture Models for The Future with Joel Salatin

    John interviews Joel Salatin of Polyface Farms, discussing a sustainable, regenerative agriculture of the future focused on soil health, education, and farm inheritance.

    • 1 hr 25 min
    The Role of Carbon in the Soil with Rattan Lal

    The Role of Carbon in the Soil with Rattan Lal

    John interviews Dr. Rattan Lal, an acclaimed soil scientist, researcher, and author. This episode is densely packed with information about soil health and how to achieve it, not only for farmers but also for policymakers and educators.

    • 34 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
170 Ratings

170 Ratings

DaJoyK ,

Expert and intense

Top notch knowledge being discussed. Some of the science I wish had links to video explanations. Trying to bring regenerative ag small scale to my urban home garden. Soil around homes are depleted as well.

jeremy kiner ,

Great content bad audio

Having trouble stomaching the content with the audio quality

R-I-L-e-y ,

Great podcast

Excellent, enriching, informative podcast. John and guests passion about regenerative agriculture is infectious.

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