How These Farmers Are Learning Together

Written by Ananda Fitzsimmons

Club Action Billon is a group of farmers who support one another...
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xCarbon Sequestration
xEvents
xCompost
xOrganic
xNo-till
xSoil Guardians
xSymposium
xCompost tea
xAgroforestry
xRegenerative business
xCover crops
xArt
xLivestock
xMarket gardening
xBiology
xMicroscope
xApiculture
xWine
xBiodynamics

How this business is offsetting their carbon footprint while regenerating the soil

Written by Ananda Fitzsimmons

The 2017 Living Soils Symposium carbon offset project I had the opportunity to get an update on the carbon...
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Unpacking the 2018 IPCC report on climate change

Written by Ananda Fitszimmons

The 2018 IPCC report is not that easy to read if you’re not a scientist. So I’m wondering if...
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Half the Corn, More Profit?

Written by Ananda Fitszimmons

Not your typical corn field Sébastien Angers’ corn fields don’t look like your typical corn fields. In fact, if you...
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How to reuse coffee grounds in your crops

Written by Andréa de Hullessen

With the return of spring and good weather it is finally time for gardening season, and coffee grounds will...
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7 ways to make your garden regenerative

Written by Sarah Barsalou

Since I joined Regeneration Canada in the fall, I’ve had many friends and family members ask me: can I...
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How this rural community is building bridges

Written by Ananda Fitzsimmons

Notre-Dame-de-Stanbridge is a small rural community in Southern Quebec, surrounded by many other small rural communities. Like many places...
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3 Great Reasons Why Composting is Regenerative

Written by Ananda Fitzsimmons

To highlight International Compost Awareness Week (May 5 – May 11, 2019), we’ve decided to talk about how compost...
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How are pioneering farmers and agronomists optimizing cover crops?

Written by Ananda Fitzsimmons

No-till farming began to develop in the 80’s as a response to the problem of soil erosion, Initially the...
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[VIDEO] Why this Canadian vineyard became biodynamic

Written by Ananda Fitzsimmons

Southbrook Vineyards: Wine for the soil/soul Southbrook Vineyards, located in Niagara-on-the Lake, in the Greenbelt of Ontario, has the...
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From Passion to Action - Laucolo Spreads a Message Through Her Fruit and Vegetable Drawings

Written by Laurence Côté-Leduc

She never imagined that drawing would be part of her destiny. Better-known as her pseudonym Laucolo, Laurence Deschamps-Léger had...
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What is Compost tea and Why is it So Good for the Soil?

Written by Maya Sakellaropoulo

Regeneration Canada’s first webinar: Understanding and Succeeding with Compost On December 12 2018, Regeneration Canada launched its first interactive...
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How this regenerative business was inspired by the Living Soils Symposium

Written by Ananda Fitzsimmons

Jean François Lévêque, co-owner with his wife, Guylaine St-Vincent of Jardins de l’Écoumène (producers of organic heritage seeds and...
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Beekeeping: an ecological transition involving fair trade with bees

Written by Yves Castera

We all know that in the present ecological crisis our societies are going to have to change in a...
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Why you should attend the Living Soils Symposium 2019

Written by Maya Sakellaropoulo

The upcoming Living Soils Symposium taking place in Montreal from March 28-31, 2019 is an engaging and information-packed event...
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How can businesses be regenerative?

Written by Ananda Fitzsimmons

Why are businesses important in the regenerative movement? Businesses are the link between resources which come from the land...
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In Search of Sacred Ground: Regenerative Agriculture’s Lessons for the Whole of our Lives

Written by Michelle Holliday

Recently, I had the privilege of participating in the first Annual General Meeting of Regeneration Canada, an organization dedicated...
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Putting Soil First: Healing the Divide Between Conventional and Organic Farmers

Written by Ananda Fitszimmons

We all feel the urgency of the call to action to prevent catastrophic climate change by changing the way...
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6 reasons why we need to protect our soils

Written by Sarah Barsalou

World Soil Day is an annual international event held on December 5th by the FAO (Food and Agriculture Organization of...
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Here’s how we’re offsetting the carbon footprint of our 2017 Living Soils Symposium

Written by Antonious Petro

The first edition of the Living Soils Symposium took place in October 2017. This initiative, which originated from a...
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Showing the power of a citizens’ movement: The Erin Soil Health Coalition

Written by Ananda Fitzsimmons

A group of concerned citizens in and around Erin, Ontario have created a movement around regenerative agriculture. The momentum...
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[VIDEO] How 30 Years of No-till Gets This Farmer Higher Yields Than Average

Written by Ananda Fitzsimmons

Organic: not necessarily the solution for soil health? We tend to associate the idea of caring for the soil...
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Understanding the Carbon Cycle to Reverse Climate Change

Written by Ananda Fitzsimmons

Most people understand that climate change is driven by the burning of fossil fuels and that there is too...
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[VIDEO] How This Farmer Raises Beef to Combat Climate Change

Written by Ananda Fitzsimmons

Most people have heard that eating meat is an important contributor to climate change. Yet there is an important...
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Why the New Green Revolution is Based on Biology

Written by Ananda Fitzsimmons

After the second world war, industrial agriculture was born. It was called the Green Revolution and it was based...
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[VIDEO] Why this Farmer Swears by Compost Tea and a Microscope: Les Jardins D’Ambroisie

Written by Ananda Fitzsimmons

In the sweltering heat of last July, we went with the crew of Parafilms to shoot our Soil Guardians...
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How We Got 400 People Talking About Soil as a Climate Solution

Written by Gabrielle Bastien

One year ago almost to the day was the launch of the Living Soils Symposium Montreal, yet we still...
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