Join host Nance Klehm for long format conversations with folks who find the cracks, break up the compaction, remediate the contamination and leave the soil (metaphorically or literally) better for us all.
Spontaneous Vegetation airs on Lumpen Radio (WLPN-LP Chicago) on 2nd and 4th Sundays 5-6pm CST.
Nance Klehm with Stephen Harrod Buhner
Stephen is an interdisciplinary, independent scholar, polymath, and author or 23 books (and working on others), numerous articles, and essays and have achieved some mastery in a variety of subjects a few being bacterial ecology, resistance dynamics; plant intelligence and ecology, human psychology and psychotherapy, biological self-organization; nonlinearity; contemplative spirituality, transcultural epistemology and more. www.stephenharrodbuhner.com
Contains mild profanity. An edited version of this interview was aired on Lumpen Radio, in two parts.
Nance Klehm with Movement Artist Stephanie Gottlob
Stephanie Gottlob is a somatic improvisational movement artist. In 2019 she bought a truck camper and has been on the road for three years, exploring movement improvisation, somatic experience, and creative process throughout the various natural biomes of North America - deciduous forest, lake, tundra, swamp, grasslands, river, desert, temperate rain forest, and boreal forest.
Nance Klehm with Indigenous Farmer Angela Ferguson
Angela is the current supervisor of the Onondaga Nation Farm. The farm practices all aspects of Food Sovereignty for their community. She is also one of the original organizing members of Braiding the Sacred, an all indigenous group of Traditional Corn Growers across Turtle Island. Her many passions include Haudenosaunee Traditional Agriculture, Seed Caring, Bee Keeping, Foraging, Traditional Cooking Methods, Knowledge Sharing, Haudenosaunee Nutrition Education, Youth Mentorship, & Traditional Hide Tanning.
Nance Klehm with Life Coach Uncle Bear Klein
Uncle Bear Klein is a Content Creator, Trainer, Life Coach, and Designer of Powerful Life Transformational curriculum. He/they have over 20+ years of experience leading workshops in Chicago and across the country. Uncle Bear seeks to facilitate and witness transformation and unite the head with the heart while at the same time savoring the honey of Life! He strives to live and create work honoring his five Core Values: Connection, Courage, Compassion, Curiosity, and Creativity.
Cover image via http://www.unclebearsrodeo.com
Nance Klehm with School of the Ecocene
School for the Ecocene hosts programs and is also an eco-social network for sharing resources, inspiration and actions for planetary liberation. The Ecocene is an emergent geologic era where all beings are living in relation and reciprocity with their ecosystems again. Sarita and Este are two of its stewards transforming the School into a worker-owned Cooperative www.ecocene.net
Nance Klehm with Margaret Bardell of Chestnut Cliff Farm
Margaret Bardell and her husband manage Chestnut Cliff Farm. The farm aims to raise the highest quality specialty organic produce, maple syrup, free-range eggs, grass-fed beef, herbs, foraged foods such as mushrooms and wild plums, unique cut flowers, and more. They are located in Freeport, Illinois at the edge of the Driftless and are converting to no-till, regenerative methods to support soil biology. Chestnut Cliff Farm - Bardell Family - Market Garden - Organic @chestnutclifffarm
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Klehm and guests make you think