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Mary and Emma, the mother/daughter team behind Lady Farmer, a sustainable apparel and lifestyle brand, deep-dive into all things slow and sustainable living. At Lady Farmer, we believe that the answer to healing ourselves and our planet is right under our feet. Tune in for expert interviews, lively discussions, and actionable takeaways as we dig deep to make our lives - and our planet - a little better.

Mary and Emma, the mother/daughter team behind Lady Farmer, a sustainable apparel and lifestyle brand, deep-dive into all things slow and sustainable living. At Lady Farmer, we believe that the answer to healing ourselves and our planet is right under our feet. Tune in for expert interviews, lively discussions, and actionable takeaways as we dig deep to make our lives - and our planet - a little better.

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United States

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Mary and Emma, the mother/daughter team behind Lady Farmer, a sustainable apparel and lifestyle brand, deep-dive into all things slow and sustainable living. At Lady Farmer, we believe that the answer to healing ourselves and our planet is right under our feet. Tune in for expert interviews, lively discussions, and actionable takeaways as we dig deep to make our lives - and our planet - a little better.

Language:

English

Contact:

4045386939


Episodes

Growing With Nature: Meet Kip & Angelique of Smarter by Nature

1/15/2021
Mary and Emma sit down with Kip and Angelique, the founders of Smarter by Nature - an urban and rural farming business serving the community in Tallahassee, Florida. Their goal is to provide fresh produce and opportunities for economic sustainability through education as well as to take care of the soil and protect the natural environment. Kip and Angelique share their challenges, methods and aspirations for the future. 1:30 - Catch- up with Mary and Emma 6:20 - Introducing Kip and...

Duration:01:02:05

Who Made Your Clothes? Relationships & Good Dirt with Eric Henry of TS Designs

1/8/2021
Mary and Emma sit down with Eric Henry from TS Designs who has been navigating sustainability through the fashion industry for the past 40 years. Henry discusses the effects of NAFTA on TS Designs and the process of rebuilding his business with the triple bottom line - People, Planet, Profit - in the forefront of operations. Eric pushes you to think about the impact of the goods you consume and the places you spend your money while considering that sustainability is a journey not a...

Duration:00:53:58

New Year's Day Solo Show: Mary Tells the Story of Old Befana

1/1/2021
Mary welcomes in the New Year by sharing the story of Old Befana, a tale for Epiphany. However you're celebrating this year, we hope that this story brings you joy and light! The Almanac

Duration:00:14:38

Diversifying the Modern Farm: How Agritourism Can Make it Work

12/18/2020
Mary and Emma sit down with Bridget Jones from Wildberry Farm. Bridget discusses how she and her husband Matt are keeping the family farm going by combining their marketing and graphic design backgrounds with traditional farming and agritourism. Agritourism provides innovative and creative experiences that bring visitors to the farm, and offers opportunities for the the community to come together. In this digital age, Bridget and Matt prove that growing crops and raising livestock aren't the...

Duration:00:51:50

Slowing Down for the Holidays and A Quick Recap on This Year

12/4/2020
Mary and Emma sit down to reflect on this past year of Lady Farmer - discussing their growth during the difficult year that was 2020. With the holidays around the corner, there’s a lot to think about. Mary and Emma share their tips to help balance your time when things may seem to be out of your control. From gift-giving to decorating to making time to connect with nature and getting plenty of rest, slowing down to make your own rules during this holiday season is essential - and of course,...

Duration:00:37:22

Live Recording with Special Guest Natalie Chanin

11/20/2020
On this special, live episode, Mary and Emma talk with Natalie Chanin, the founder and creative director of Alabama Chanin, about sustainability in the clothing industry. Natalie shares with us how difficult it is to maintain a small business that has grown into something much bigger and the conversations she has to endure to create balance. 11:00 - An introduction to Natalie and the trajectory of her career 14:40 - Natalie’s documentary, Stitch 18:00 - Issues in the fashion...

Duration:01:19:20

Your Mattress, Your Health: Regenerative Bedding with Holy Lamb Organics' Jason Schaefer

10/30/2020
Mary and Emma sit down with Jason from Holy Lamb Organics to discuss all things natural bedding. Jason talks us through the processing as well as the certifications and requirements the wool that is used for HLO must go through before it is used. The mattress industry is a 9 billion dollar industry and the majority of the companies produce a ton of waste and use a plethora of chemicals. Learn why better products cost more money and why we should support products and companies that are...

Duration:01:00:02

Thoughts from the Farm: A Chat with Mary on Food, Family, and Life Changes

10/16/2020
Mary and Emma sit down with one another at the farm to chat a bit about how Mary got started on her journey as a Lady Farmer. Anyone, anywhere can achieve a slower, more sustainable lifestyle, as it is an ongoing evolution - grounded in the decisions you make everyday. Mary discusses her love for the outdoors, the animals she has on the farm and how life in the city made her long for a farmhouse of her own. 1:20 - Emma introduces what’s coming up with Lady Farmer 5:46 - Had Mary always...

Duration:00:37:09

Making Waves: Community, Sustainability, and Life Transformation with Elana Jadallah

9/18/2020
Mary and Emma sit down with Elana Jadallah (@elanaloo), a photographer, educator, marketing strategist and environmental advocate. From her time spent living in Hawaii, Elana eloquently shares her journey through raising awareness of the plastic pollution affecting our oceans through the awakening of the truth of her own contributions. Elena encourages listeners to realize that although you may be part of the problem, you can also be part of the solution by shopping locally and seasonally...

Duration:01:12:00

A Permaculture Community: How Art, Food, and Family Come Together at ANIMA Casa Rural

9/4/2020
Mary and Emma sit down with Julian, the Director of ANIMA Casa Rural - a B&B, artist residency and working farm located in the municipality of Tala in Jalisco, Mexico. ANIMA offers a space that emphasizes the importance of working with nature as opposed to against it. Through permaculture, Julian and his family’s shared ecological beliefs/practices, and focus on the elimination of processed foods, Julian wishes to create a working community amongst every person who visits ANIMA Casa...

Duration:01:01:13

Seasonal Meal Planning Made Easy with Huckle & Goose

8/21/2020
Lady Farmer sits down with Christine and Anca, the duo behind the Huckle & Goose cookbook and meal planning program, to talk about what it really means to cook, eat, and live seasonally. Their book is designed to speak to even the most intimidated home cooks, and the habit-forming plans and recipes that they offer make space for true transformation in your life. Scroll down to view notes by timestamp, and links to all the resources we mention throughout the episode. 00:51 - Intro with Mary...

Duration:01:19:07

The Power of Your Purchase: Gifting Consciously & Buying Responsibly with Sherri Powell

8/7/2020
The Lady Farmer Slow Living Retreat 2020Yours RurallyBook: The History of The World in 7 Cheap ThingsDocumentary: Hale County This Morning, This EveningThe Digital DivideAmber Breitenberg PhotographyLady Farmer WebsiteYours Rurally Instagram

Duration:01:23:20

Homeschooling In The New Normal: Ideas And Options with Rebecca Gallop of A Daily Something

7/24/2020
A Daily SomethingThe Lady Farmer Guide to Slow LivingHomeschool Legal Defense AssociationCharlotte Mason The Peaceful PressQuick Tips for Homeschool Scheduling

Duration:01:26:38

Julia Watkins on Simply Living Well

7/10/2020
Simply Living Well by Julia Watkins Julia's Blog Julia's Instagram

Duration:01:07:14

Grow Your Own Food in 15 Minutes A Day with Permaculture Gardens

6/26/2020
Permaculture Gardens WebsiteJohn Jeavons - Ecology Action Biointensive Mini-FarmingSign Up for GYO Newsletter to get Free ChallengesPermies.com - Pond Forum!Amy Stross - The Suburban MicrofarmRobyn O'Brien - The Unhealthy TruthGrowing Food in Small Spaces Webinar The Lady Farmer Guide to Slow Living

Duration:01:15:23

Healing from the Ground Up: Meet The Herb Girls

6/15/2020
Perfect Health by Deepak ChopraRALLY by Herb GirlsHerb Girls InstagramHerb Girls Websitegetting.herby@gmail.com

Duration:00:55:37

Our Commitment: A Message from Lady Farmer

6/9/2020
How will Lady Farmer move forward from this moment? What can we do, as a small company and as individuals, to help create positive change in our broken systems? What actions will we take against the scourge of inequality and racism in our society? Here is a declaration of our commitment to a better world, from Lady Farmer and The Good Dirt Podcast.

Duration:00:03:15

Through Her Lens: Seeing Life More Beautifully With Jamie Beck

5/15/2020
Jame Beck Instagram#isolationcreation Poster SeriesLady Farmer May Book Club

Duration:00:55:08

Wisdom From The Wild: A Conversation with Doniga Markegard

5/8/2020
Dawn Again: Tracking The Wisdom of the Wild

Duration:01:06:28