The El Show Episode 32: Farmer Jane and the Sustainable Revolution


Episode 32 of the El Show featured Temra Costa, author of the book Farmer Jane. Temra chronicled the sustainable food movement being led by women throughout the United States.

Here’s a breakdown of Episode 32:

  • How Temra was disgruntled with the U.S. food system, and how she became a sustainable food advocate
  • The local food movement today and how far advanced it becomes
  • The California food market’s sustainable situation
  • How women are driving the sustainable nonprofit marketplace
  • How chefs and demand for local ingredients help
  • Women changing the climate on their home turf
  • How can you eat seasonally, regardless of where you live
  • Distribution: How large networks hurt small farmers, and how they are trying to fit into the local mold
  • Whole Foods role in the marketplace, and how they still need pressure

Download or listen to the El Show Episode 32 today! Also available on iTunes!