Podcast Episode 015: The Life of a Farmer AND a Dietitian: Interview with Jennie Schmidt

Aug 4, 2015

Today’s episode focuses on the unique perspective of a farmer who is also a dietitian. Certainly something you don’t hear every day!

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Jennie on her farm in Maryland

Jennie on her farm in Maryland

Today my guest is Jennie Schmidt.  It’s not every day that you meet a farmer, and even less often that you meet a farmer who is also a dietitian! From her unique perspective and this intersection of two distinct areas of knowledge and skill, Jennie has experience in both the nutritional value of food and in food production itself.


Here are the resources we mentioned on the show:

  1.  Jennie’s blog: The Foodie Farmer
  2. Jennie on Facebook and Twitter
  3. Book: Tomorrow’s Table: Organic Farming, Genetics and the Future of Food
  4.  No Kid Hungry – Share Our Strength
  5. Food & Nutrition Magazine’s Stone Soup Blog
  6. Common Ground
  7. Joe Rogan’s podcast on GMOs with guest Kevin Folta (It’s a video!!)

1 Comment

  1. Neva Cochran on August 30, 2015 at 7:07 pm

    Loved this interview! Great job clarifying and clearing up misconceptions about agriculture and sustainability. Kudos to you both.

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