13 minutes | Jun 11, 2021

Soil Health as Public Health

Conversations with Didi Pershouse who describes the nested relationships between soil health, human health, water cycles and climate resiliency. In other words, she connects soil health to public health. She is an educator, and soil sponge strategist committed to building healthy communities both above and below ground.Please share with your friends. Listen to a new episode or intermezzo every Friday.  Please record a message or ask questions into https://podinbox.com/alive  Intermezzos will engage you in our conversations.  Feel free to “buy me a coffee” to support show production at https://buymeacoffee.com/alive  Find @credko on Twitter.  See  alivepodcast.net     Thank you,Cristina Redko, PhDKey Sources:Didi Pershouse is the founder of the Land and Leadership Initiative and the Center for Sustainable Medicine, and a co-founder of the “Can we Rehydrate California?” Initiative.    https://www.landandleadership.orghttp://www.rehydratecalifornia.orgDidi Pershouse. The Ecology of Care: Medicine, Agriculture, Money, and the Quiet Power of Human and Microbial Communities.Mycelium Books, 2015.Didi Pershouse. Understanding Soil Health and Watershed Function: A Teacher’s Manual. August 15, 2017 (published in more than 60 countries, free download) https://www.didipershouse.com/understanding-soil-health-and-watershed-function.htmlDidi Pershouse. Other Species are Essential Workers, Whose Economies Enfold Our Own. December 20, 2020. See https://medium.comMost sound effects obtained from freesound.org :Ancient Cavern III, CC by 3.0, Carlos CartyHarp improvisation (RepDac2 & RepDac3), CC by 3.0, Monika GattMunching, CC by 3.0, IneQuationEnd of the world (voice)  CC by 3.0, SpeedenzaTheme music created by Tim Moor. Source: https://soundcloud.com/tymur-khakimovpod inboxSupport the show (https://www.buymeacoffee.com/alive)
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