The Media Program

Kiss the Ground has emerged as a leading voice in the regenerative movement because of our ability to create inspiring, beautiful, and compelling media. When we were first established, there was virtually no content that told the regenerative story or explained the concepts of drawdown, soil regeneration, and agriculture as climate solutions. Recognizing that this movement needed awareness to hit critical mass, our focus and contribution began with creating media to broadcast this new narrative. Our content continues to be highly sought after and used in a variety of contexts.

Grow What You Know with Tashanda Giles-Jones

In this first season of our new series, ‘Grow What You Know,’ teacher & master gardener Tashanda Giles-Jones will show you how to kickstart your gardening journey. In each of the four episodes, Tashanda will offer quick insights and bite-sized tips on gardening and living a regenerative lifestyle.

Grow What You Know (S2): “Invest in Our Planet” w/ Nathalie Kelley

‘Grow What You Know’ educates people on different aspects of regeneration and provides tips & tricks to start taking action. In honor of Earth Month, the second season – hosted by actress & activist Nathalie Kelley – focuses on the theme “Invest In Our Planet.”

Farmer Feature: Chamberlin Ranch

Located in the Santa Ynez Valley, The Ted Chamberlin Ranch – a member of Kiss the Ground’s Farmland Transition Program – raises Black Angus Cross cattle and utilizes managed grazing to benefit the natural rangelands.

A New (Re)Generation

Carrie Richards goes against conventional ideology, family tradition, and her father’s advice as she transitions her family ranch to regenerative farming methods – focused on the full spectrum of health, from soil to cattle to community – ultimately bringing new life to the business and illustrating the wonderful possibilities of regeneration.

The Soil Story

Science meets inspiration in this tale of nature’s best hidden innovation: soil. ‘The Soil Story’ shares how rebuilding healthy soil can heal the planet and balance the climate. Learn how we can pull carbon from the atmosphere and store it in the soil, where it belongs.

The Compost Story

Find out what would happen if we diverted the 60 billion pounds of mineral-rich food materials that go to landfills each year in the U.S. alone and turned them into compost.

Stories & News

Healthy soil is our thing. We share news that highlights the connection soil has with just about everything on the planet. We celebrate solution-based thinking and innovation. We tell stories about farmers, activists, businesses and people like you, along their path towards regeneration.

Kiss the Ground Regenerating Communities Grants

Seven distinct projects will help a diverse array of farmers and ranchers grow their regenerative agriculture practices improving soil health, water quality, human health, and local communities.

ANNOUNCING KISS THE GROUND COTTON

Citizens of Humanity Group and Kiss the Ground partner to create “​​Kiss The Ground Cotton,” taking an innovative approach to promoting Regenerative Agriculture.

NUSS FAMILY FARMS

Nuss Farms is a 5th-generation family farm run by father Dave Nuss and his three sons Derek, Tim, and Tyler. The family has been farming conventionally in the San Joaquin Valley for nearly 50 years. While Lodi is known for its vineyards and orchards, the Nuss family is experimenting with regenerative farming techniques and growing annual vegetable specialty crops in the California delta.

Kandarian Organic Farms

Larry Kandarian, of Kandarian Organic Farms, is a mainstay at many of the best farmers’ markets in Southern California, and is well known for his ancient varieties of wheat and legumes.

A letter from Ryland on Kiss the Ground leadership changes

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 system…

Announcing Evan Harrison as new Kiss the Ground CEO

MUSIC & MEDIA EXECUTIVE EVAN HARRISON JOINS KISS THE GROUND AS CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER 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…

Jungle Project – Dedicated to the Trees

Kiss the Ground & Jungle Project are teaming up to mitigate world hunger and reverse the climate crisis.

Regenerative Urban Farming

Regenerative farming can be done on a small scale in an urban backyard. Learn more about how Starr from Saltless Sea shifted to full time farming.

Regenerate America™ and Kiss the Ground Go to Farm Aid

Kiss the Ground and Regenerate America™ staff had the incredible opportunity to be welcomed into the family of Farm Aid advocates this year.