Farm Like an Art Form with Valerie Dantoin Podcast Transcript

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[00:00:03] Lee: It’s “The Future of Food.” I’m Lee Schneider. Valerie Dantoin is a farmer, educator, and environmentalist. Valerie and her husband, Rick, own and operate a 100 cow organic grazing farm that has been in the Adamski family for more than 100 years. Since 2009, she has helped create and teach more than 25 different courses in the Sustainable Food and Ag Systems associate degree program at Northeast Wisconsin Technical College. She is a co-executive producer of the documentary film, “Searching for Sustainability.” Valerie, welcome to the podcast.

[00:00:39] Valerie: Thanks, Lee. It’s good to be here.

[00:00:41] Lee: First, let’s start at the beginning. What have been your most popular courses?

[00:00:45] Valerie: Well, the popular ones are some of the short hitters. I teach a beekeeping course, I teach in herbs and health course, I teach cheese making and fermentation. And a really great course is an online soils course that I have that’s just particular to people who really wanna understand farm practices, gardening practices, and just …

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How to Save a Billion Dollars in Food Podcast Transcript – Future of Food

How to Save a Billion Dollars Recovering Food – The Future of Food Podcast

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Lee: It’s the “Future of Food,” I’m Lee Schneider. Who would have thought that early one morning at the wholesale produce market in L.A., I would have walked right into a performance of opera?

[Luis singing]


Luis: Everyone knows I sing opera here.


NARRATION:Luis Yepiz has a talent for music. He’s been in punk bands and has the vocal chops to be an opera performer. But he also has a talent for something else, connecting with people and building communities. He is the wholesale food recovery manager for an organization called Food Forward. He starts early in the morning because that’s when the wholesalers arrive.

[market sounds]

Lee: Now, it’s 4:30 in the morning on the dot. It’s a lot of activity.


Luis:Yes, the wholesalers usually start their operation anywhere between midnight and one in the morning.


NARRATIONHe discovered this work when he was volunteering at a food bank. One …

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Vertical Farming in Jackson Wyoming Podcast Transcript

Making Jackson Grow In Winter With Nona Yehia – Future of Food Podcast

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Lee: [00:00:04] It’s The Future of Food. I’m Lee Schneider.

Nona Yehia: [00:00:06] Food and the quality of that food is an answer to so many problems. It can be an answer to some of our global warming issues, to our sustainability issues that might plague us in the future, to preventative health, to wellness, and to bringing communities together.

Lee: [00:00:24] Nona Yehia is an architect, visionary and vertical farmer in Jackson Hole, Wyoming. Together with her co-founder, Penny McBride, she founded Vertical Harvest. This is a farm that has transformed the growing season in Jackson Hole, which is usually just four months long. They took a plot of land downtown and went vertical. Nona, welcome to the podcast.

Nona: [00:00:45] Thanks, Lee. So happy to be here.

Lee: [00:00:48] You got funding for, designed and built a three-story hydroponic farm in downtown Jackson Hole, Wyoming. It’s on a site that is just one tenth of an acre, which …

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How to Leverage Pop-Ups for Your Brand with Melissa Gonzalez – Podcast Transcript

Amy: Welcome to the Brandboom Podcast. I’m your host Amy Zhou. On this episode, we have Melissa Gonzalez of Lion’esque Group. Melissa is a retail futurist and expert consultant in pop-up shops, who has been awarded Design Retail 40 under 40 for her work transforming the retail environment. She will bring some deep knowledge on how pop-ups can benefit your brand, which brands should try them, and why pop-ups have become more popular. Melissa, welcome to the podcast.

Melissa: Thanks. Thank you for having me.

Amy: Well, first of all, it’s getting towards the end of 2017 for all of us here at retail, and holiday seasons are coming up. I just wanna kind of recap the year a little bit from your perspective. You build a lot of pop-up shops, how many of them have you done so far in just this year alone?

Melissa: Wow, wow. I think we’re close to nearing 20 this year.

Amy: Great. And is that usually the average for the year or has there been a lot more this year?

Melissa: It comes …

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Bill Fitzgerald of Common Sense Media on EdTech NOW Transcript

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Lee: This is “EdTech NOW,” a short podcast about educational technology and how it’s used in the classroom. “EdTech NOW” is made possible by Stackup, a Chrome browser extension that makes reading fun and easy using the entire web and delivers reading progress and online usage metrics to administrators. Now, here’s our host, Noah Geisel, Education Director at Stackup.

Noah: Hi, Lee. Great to be here with you today, and our guest today is Bill Fitzgerald, who’s director of the Privacy Evaluation Initiative at Common Sense Media. Bill evaluates the privacy practices of vendors building educational technology and was also a classroom teacher for 16 years. Bill, welcome to the podcast.

Bill: Hey, great to be here, Noah. Thank you for having me.

Noah: Bill, Common Sense Media has been around about as long as what we think of today as educational technology. And so I’m curious from the Common Sense lens, how has EdTech become more and more pervasive in our learning? And how has Common …

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Nicholas Cole Mather on the Brandboom Podcasts – Show Transcript

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Amy Zhou: Welcome to the Brandboom Podcast where we discuss trends and share tips and stories from the savviest retail brands. My guest today as Nicolas Cole Mather. So he goes by the name of Cole. I’m just gonna keep calling him Cole for the rest of the podcast. He’s an expert on branding and marketing to, specifically, Generation Z. And he’s an amazing, prolific writer with more than 200 columns for Inc. Magazine alone. Cole, I’m super excited to have you here. Welcome to the podcast.

[00:00:28] Nicholas Cole Mather: Thanks for having me. I really appreciate it.

[00:00:30] Amy: So Cole, I’ve been reading a lot of your columns and your pieces and you’ve written a lot about how people feel about millennials in general, and how they’ve undoubtedly changed the perception of the workforce culture from Big Fortune 500 companies to every little startup out there. But in your point of view, before we go into Gen Z, how do you think millennials have actually changed their expectations of …

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Erin Coffey Brandboom Podcast Transcript

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[00:00:11] Amy: Welcome to the Brandboom Podcast where we discover trends and share tips and stories from the savviest retail brands. I’m super stoked today. My guest is Erin Coffey, owner of The High Rise, a 420 Media Platform and cannabis lifestyle brand. The High Rise does original 420 videos, hats, T-shirts, hoodies, socks, and so much more. You can find them on YouTube. They have a lot of popular episodes with more than 50,000 views. Erin, welcome to the podcast. How are you doing today?

[00:00:40] Erin: I’m doing well. Thanks for having me, Amy. I’m stoked to be here.

[00:00:43] Amy: I did a little bit of research on High Rise and I saw that you guys were doing so many amazing things producing media on YouTube, and you guys have, you know, a business selling hats and everything. As I was researching, I was listening to another interview that you were doing. And the inspiration you said in that interview for starting the brand is, you …

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Jaime Casap EdTech Now Show Transcript

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Lee Schneider: This is EdTech NOW, a short podcast about education technology and how it’s used in the classroom. EdTech NOW is sponsored by Stackup, a Chrome browser extension that tracks reading online for teachers and students and delivers metrics to administrators. Here’s our host, Noah Geisel, Education director at Stackup. Hey, Noah.


Noah: Hey, Lee, great to be here today and great to be joined by our guest Jaime Casap, chief education evangelist at Google. Jaime, welcome to the podcast.

Jaime Casap: Thanks for having me.

Noah: Jumping right in. The first question we have for you is about panel You recently took part in at Zøcalo and Arizona State University, with the title Can digital learning dismantle the American class system? You’ve also said that education disrupts poverty and education is powerful. and to what extent is digital education especially potent and how can you see it being used as a tool for equity to dismantle the American class system?


Jaime: Yeah I often struggle with that word digital right in …

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Richard Chang EdTech NOW Season 2 Transcript

What follows is a full transcript of our conversation for the podcast. It has been lightly edited for clarity and includes some extended sections that are not part in the show as posted. To listen to the podcast, go to SoundCloud.

Lee Schneider: This is EdTech NOW, a 10 minute podcast about education technology and how it’s used in the classroom. EDTech NOW is sponsored by Stackup, a Chrome browser extension that tracks reading online for students and teachers and delivers metrics to administrators. Here’s our host, Noah Geisel, Education Director at Stackup. Hey, Noah.


Noah Geisel: Hey, Lee, great to be with you. And our guest is Richard Chang. He is the former associate editor of THE journal. He’s an educational technology and arts and entertainment writer, as well as an adjunct instructor Glendale Community College. Richard, welcome to the podcast.

Richard Chang: Thank you very much. It’s great to …

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CTRL Collective on Cult/Tech Transcript

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Lee Schneider: It’s the Cult/Tech podcast. I’m Lee Schneider. Joining me today are David Brin and Taleia Mueller of CTRL Collective. Welcome to the podcast to you both.

David Brin and Taleia Muelle: Thank you.


Taleia: So CTRL Collective is a co-working space. We really wanted to be able to offer entrepreneurs, startups, and established companies a place with a lot of soul, a lot of heart, to drive them and propel them forward in their field.  So  we created a space that really is community focused where we base everything ..

Lee: The space operates on its own version of the 80/20 rule. Eighty percent of your time you’re working on your own project, Twenty percent of the time you’re giving back to the community.


Taleia: So we’ve done toy drives,  we’ve done food charity things where we get all sorts of food donated. We’ve done soup kitchens.


David: Then we set out to figure out how to make that community a little bit …

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