A letter from Ryland on Kiss the Ground leadership changes

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A letter from Co-Founder, Ryland Engelhart   To the Kiss the Ground community on where we’ve been and where we are going, Discovering that regeneration is possible changed my life forever. I have witnessed that humans can be a keystone species on earth and that our agricultural system can go from arguably the most destructive […]

Announcing Evan Harrison as new Kiss the Ground CEO

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10-year environmental non-profit readies next wave of promotion for Regenerative Agriculture as solution for climate, water, health crisis; Co-Founder Ryland Engelhart transitions to newly created role of Chief Mission Officer. November 1, 2022 Los Angeles–Kiss the Ground, a 501c3 nonprofit organization focused on promoting regenerative agriculture as the solution to our climate, water and health […]

Regenerate America™ and Kiss the Ground Go to Farm Aid

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Kiss the Ground and Regenerate America™ staff had the incredible opportunity to be welcomed into the family of Farm Aid advocates this year. Since 1985, thousands of people have convened at Farm Aid, the largest annual benefit concert for family farmers. Founded by world-famous American country music artist Willie Nelson to raise awareness, Farm Aid […]

Launching RegenerateLA – Los Angeles’ New Strategy to Give Back to Mother Nature

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“Less than 24 hours after Los Angeles based soil advocacy organization Kiss the Ground premiered its ‘groundbreaking’ new film on Netflix, Councilmembers Paul Koretz (CD5) and Mike Bonin (CD11) introduced a motion at Wednesday’s City Council meeting to launch RegenerateLA, a program targeting carbon sequestration (the storage of carbon) as a means to remove greenhouse gases […]

The Essence of Regeneration

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As the nonprofit partner of the Kiss the Ground movie, we are grateful for the role the movie plays in bringing awareness to the current standing of agriculture in many countries around the globe. The movie evokes hope through stories of possibility and regeneration and provides a foundational message of unity that soil is truly […]

With Deep Gratitude

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 As we celebrate the premiere of the Kiss the Ground Movie, it is our honor to reflect on the early seedlings of our organization and acknowledge all of the people that have contributed to this momentous growth period we are all experiencing today. Like a diverse ecosystem, this moment is made possible from the collective hands, […]

Our Commitments

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September 22, 2020  Our Vision Our vision comes from our heart. Earth is thriving because humanity is in balance with all living systems. Reverence and interconnection are the foundation of our relationship with nature. Our participation in ecosystem regeneration is restoring the health of soil, water, the atmosphere, and communities. Humans have embraced their role […]

Healthy Soil. Oceans Depend On It.

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Did you know approximately eighty percent of pollution to the marine environment comes from the land, as a result of water runoff and soil erosion. Runoff carries with it the pollutants, chemical fertilizers, and the soil itself from our farms and ranches. (Average erosion per acre per year on U.S. farmland – 4 tons). Healthy […]

Raising a Regenerative Family

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We Can Do This Podcast: Episode 9 with Doniga Markegard Ryland Engelhart welcomes wildlife tracker, regenerative rancher, speaker, and author of Dawn Again, Doniga Markegard for a conversation about ‘Raising a Regenerative Family.’ Join us every Wednesday for We Can Do This Podcast, Kiss The Ground’s weekly conversation about how we can participate in the […]

Bring the Abundance of Local Regenerative Farms to Your Home

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Support local farmers. Support Regeneration. “We’re adapting our business to provide farm fresh produce to the masses.” – Mollie Engelhart Southern California’s Sow a Heart and Ayala Farms have teamed up to offer weekly CSA boxes filled with freshly picked fruits and vegetables from their small regenerative farms. They are also donating $1 to Kiss […]

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