Have you ever driven by a farm field and seen a lone oak tree standing amongst a sea of corn? It’s quite a stunning sight. Keefe Keeley, executive director of the Savanna Institute, discusses agroforestry, the concept of integrating tree crops into agricultural landscapes, and their potential to mitigate climate change, restore wildlife habitat, and offer an alternative to chemical-intensive agriculture.
7 Minutes in the Pantry is a weekly feature all about the people, businesses, and organizations working to create a more regionally-based, just, and resilient food system. The host, Kase Wheatley, will explore all of the great work being done to increase food access, support local farmers, and promote beneficial relationships with the natural world.