Working with Nature to Heal the Earth — Advaya

Food & Farming

Working With Nature to Heal the Earth

Food, Farming & Healing Our World Online Event with Derek Gow, Judith Schwartz, Martin Lee Mueller, Ben Goldfarb

Exploring how approaches to food and farming can dramatically transform our relationships with soil, soul and society to create thriving lives for people everywhere.

Tuesday 2nd February to Wednesday 3rd February, 2021 Online Event

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advaya series ecology ecosystems wild

This event is part of the series Food, Farming & Healing Our World. Through a series of 4 weekly online events, we will uncover the connections between Food & Farming and:

Ecology & Ecosystems;
The Economy & Community;
Mythology & Our Relationship with Nature;
Cultural Narratives & Imagination.


A special evening gathering with:

Derek Gow,#

Author of Bringing Back the Beaver: The story of one man’s quest to rewild Britain’s waterways;

Judith Schwartz,#

Author of The Reindeer Chronicles and Other Inspiring Stories of Working with Nature to Heal the Earth

Martin Lee Mueller,#

Author of Being Salmon Being Human: Encountering the wild in us and us in the wild;

Ben Goldfarb,#

Author of Eager: The Surprising Secret Life of Beavers and Why They Matter.

Participants will have the privilege to learn from farmers, thinkers, nutritional experts and practitioners from around the world.

We will gain understanding of dynamic solutions that are reviving ecosystems, communities and cultures globally, as well as ecological, cultural and practical approaches to transforming how we live, think and act.

The gatherings are designed to be transformational. Learnings are embedded in traditional practices, science and recent research, and aim to enrich human life in times of ecological crisis.

Tuesday 2nd February to Wednesday 3rd February, 2021 Online Event

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Food, Farming & Healing Our World

A unique series of gatherings exploring how food and farming can heal our world.

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Derek Gow #

Derek Gow is a farmer and nature conservationist who has played a significant role in the reintroduction of the Eurasian beaver, the water vole and the white stork in England.

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Judith Schwartz #

Judith D. Schwartz is an author who tells stories to explore and illuminate scientific concepts and cultural nuance. She takes a clear-eyed look at global environmental, economic, and social challenges, and finds insights and solutions in natural systems.

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Martin Lee Mueller #

Martin Lee Mueller, PhD, was born and raised in Germany but has found his place in Norway, home both to deep ecology and to great runs of Atlantic salmon – two passions explored at depth in his writing and teaching.

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Ben Goldfarb #

Ben Goldfarb is a journalist, editor, and Beaver Believer.

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