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Our Disconnection

Our Disconnection

We have managed to disconnect in so many ways, from the environment, from each other, from our work and indeed from ourselves.  We need to reconnect so that we can address the environmental and...

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Izindaba Zokudla

Izindaba Zokudla

Dr. Naudé Malan is Senior Lecturer in Development Studies at the University of Johannesburg. He is the convener of the multi-stakeholder engagement project Izindaba Zokudla that aims to create...

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Sonia Mountford

Sonia Mountford

Enthusiastic about guiding and informing consumers through media, talks and social media, Sonia Mountford believes in growing an informed consumer voice who seeks traceable transparency to encourage...

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Wayne Adams

Wayne Adams

Wayne Adams talks about growing good, clean and fair food on his sustainable family far. A relatively new entrant into the sustainable farming movement Wayne is an ardent supporter of growing food...

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Brian Dick

Brian Dick

A cheesemonger well known to many for his uncompromising and passionate support for not only small scale cheese makers but also for all things locally grown and produced. Brian Dick is the...

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Matt Purkis

Matt Purkis

- Eco Designer, Leadership Graduate from IFOAM and Research Assistant at the University of Johannesburg Matt Purkis joins us to discuss the state of small scale farming in South Africa. Space Bar

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Themba Chauke

  Themba Chauke a Family Farm activist from Limpopo Province in South Africa talks about his time in Italy at the University of Gastronomical Science as well as recent visits to Uganda and...

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Loubie Rusch

Loubie Rusch

  Loubie Rusch, Landscape Gardener and Indigenous Food advocate. From a background in landscape design Loubie has developed a passion for indigenous landscapes with a particular interest,...

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Alan Rosenberg

Alan Rosenberg

Alan Rosenberg, Farmer, Author, Teacher and Philosopher. Alan has worked in the agriculture sector for over 45 years in various countries. He has authored and published four books, has represented...

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