Mary Lake Sheep Slaughterer
Published by erica on March 15, 2023 | 14 Comments
A very intimate look at where food comes from
Nature’s Top Deck, with Forrest Foster
Published by erica on December 2, 2022 | 29 Comments
Sitting at deer camp talking about hunting and loneliness and what to do next.
Posted in Episodes | Tagged caretaking, dairy, Death, deer, farming, Forrest Foster, Hardwick, hunting
Forrest Foster, Independent Dairyman
Published by erica on March 4, 2022 | 37 Comments
He’s always practical and always generous and these things are always the same thing.
The Farm, from THE BIG PONDER
Published by erica on July 18, 2022 | 15 Comments
Ira is a story keeper who collects epic tales from his everyday life.
Posted in Episodes, Goethe-Institut | Tagged Bread and Puppet, farming, Grimm, Grimm Fairy Tales, Ira, Ira Karp, Maria Schumann, Music, Peter Schumann, Puppets, singing, stories, Tales, Vermont
Published by erica on November 14, 2017 | 13 Comments
A few minutes in the barn with John and Eddie Rowell.
Published by erica on September 24, 2017 | 18 Comments
After forty years farming this land, Peter Dunning is getting done.
A Beer with Ben Hewitt
Published by erica on March 2, 2016 | 27 Comments
A conversation with one of Vermont’s most committed homesteaders.
Posted in Episodes | Tagged farming, off the grid, self sustaining, small scale farming, Vermont
A Vermonter’s Lament
Published by erica on December 12, 2014 | Leave a comment
A monologue from a 4th generation Vermont farmer.
Posted in Episodes | Tagged Alan LePage, essay, farming, gentrification
Published by erica on October 9, 2013 | 8 Comments
Interview with central Vermont organic gardening icon Alan LePage.
Posted in Episodes | Tagged Alan LePage, Erica Heilman, farming, market garden, organic, Rumble Strip, Rumble Strip Vermont, Vermont, WGDR