Episodes and Articles
Mosadi – JP014 In this episode we interview Mosadi, founder of Rooted and Sustained, LLC. We originally met at the Black Urban Growers Panel in DC in 2018. He was the first person I mentioned this podcast to, and now we are extremely proud to be able to present his wisdom to you! Before you…
Mandela and I spent the last season growing food and brotherhood. We discuss his background and why he thinks the healthiest soils are black.
We’ve pulled up everything from Nu Ray Research Garden and now we reflect on our Harvest. We share our chief lesson from this past Summer.
Shrooms? In My Yard?? JP011 Today’s episode is a short primer on Mushrooms and Fungi as it relates to gardening and agriculture. This episode is designed the get you familiar with some initial terminology, a conceptual primer, so to speak. By the end you should have an appreciation for our fungal friends and with your…
Our EsoTerracisms series is about showing some hidden aspects of the soil and less talked about agriculture practices. Today we discuss weeds, when they are, and why they aren’t, a nuisance.
Our second installment of our Agribusiness Series focuses on the concept of the Value-Add. Which raw fruits and vegetables can you add value to? Can you turn basil into pesto? Peppers into Hot Sauce? Tune in for more ideas behind this lucrative concept!
Throughout this series we will share ideas, experiences of mine and that of our guests about using our BlackThumbs to grow green$!
Fermentations. What do you ferment? Why would you do this? How do you do this? All these and more answered in JP007 Fermentations.
A small step into the history of composts, why you should, why you shouldn’t, how it could work, and how it couldn’t. This episode is the real beginning of our philosophical journey :]
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We lay out our background and foundational positions we occupy as we cultivate the soil. Some of this episode is prepared and some of it is divined.
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We sat down to eat a chickpea burger. We left having controlled the fungus gnat population!
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Discussing plans for building up soils on a urban lot space for nutrient dense crops!
This episode provides resources that we have found useful to our understanding of plants, soils, and agriculture.
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Explaining the intentions and rationale for the show. Conversations with plants and other green things.