It’s Time to Bring Back the Victory Garden

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Planting a garden has the power to change the world. From right in your backyard (or front, or patio, or simple pot), you have the ability to strengthen your own local food system. And, when you make your garden regenerative, you can also help reverse global warming by restoring soil health. We think it’s time […]

Cuyama Lamb

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“Our mission is rooted in the ambitious and idealistic hope that we can learn through engagement, observation, and our dedicated lifetimes to become active participants in the stewardship and regeneration of native ecosystems, watersheds, and human life ways.” With a changing climate, many communities nestled within Santa Barbara’s rolling hills have watched helplessly as the […]

Avenue 33 Farm

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In the foothills of Lincoln Heights, Los Angeles, one might expect to see couples walking down Griffin Avenue and enjoying lunch from the local taco stand, or teens skating down Broadway, so Ali Greer and Eric Tomassini tending to a hillside filled with edible greenery can be an unexpected sight. However unlikely, the regenerative duo […]

Monegros, Cómo regenerar un desierto

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REGENERATION ISN’T JUST POSSIBLE, IT’S HAPPENING. Sergio Alierta and Manel Badía tell the story of how, despite a low budget, they were able to use planning and strategic design to turn an eroded estate – with no soil cover and considerable carcasses – into a grazing prairie. The result is a system that captures the […]

Regenerative Culture with Finian Makepeace at TEDxSantaCruz

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Kiss the Ground’s Finian Makepeace shares his ‘ah-ha’ moment in the biggest common ground cause of our time and why we need to move beyond “sustainable think.”  This TEDxSantaCruz talk is part of 22 surrounding our theme of “the Art of Hope.” Defined as the anticipation of something desired happening, hope is ferocious, persistent, necessary; […]

Our most popular resources

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Last Updated: Sunday, March 22, 2020  From gardening and composting tips to free soil health education for your little ones, we’ve gathered up some of our most popular resources (according to our community) to support you with optimistic solutions for planetary/individual health, collective healing, and science-backed hope. We’ll continue to add to this list so […]

There has never been a better time to cultivate a relationship with the natural world

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Dear Friends, Keep love, gratitude and your community in your heart. Keep your feet on the ground. If you can, literally take your shoes off and feel the Earth. Start a garden. Plant something beautiful today. Continue to build a resilient mindset. Breathe. Breathe again. Be grateful for the resources you have. Share. Bring light to the things […]

Forest Bathing: The only destination is where you are

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By Hana Lee Goldin Picture this: you’re out somewhere in the woods. Maybe you’re with others, or maybe you’re alone. You feel the coolness of the air on your skin, and the chirping of birdsong in the branches; you smell the unmistakable scent of trees. You see at least ten different shades of green all around […]

Presidential Campaign Representatives Share Their Plans for the Future of US Farming

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Last week, Kiss the Ground was honored to take part in Farmers, Soil, and Climate – a presidential forum in Des Moines Iowa.  KTG Co-Founder Finian Makepeace moderated and interviewed several Democratic campaign representatives and one Republican presidential candidate. Each laid out their policies on how they would stand up for America’s family farmers and […]

Qué es el Mate? – A Mini-Documentary

Qué es el Mate?

Estreno del mini documental: Descubrí como la Agricultura Regenerativa puede cambiarlo todo a través del Pastoreo Programado. Victor Mochkofsky de Espacio Abasto viaja al sur de Córdoba, Argentina, para conocer la historia de una familia a la que la forma de criar sus animales les cambió la vida. MINI-DOCUMENTARY PREMIERE! Find out how regenerative agriculture can […]

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