Jeanne Marie H. is a co-founder of The Centre For Arts, Ecology, and Agriculture. She has worked as a biologist, environmental consultant, and massage therapist prior to moving to BC. Jeanne Marie is a partner with her husband Michael in Foxglove Farm.
Michael Ableman is a farmer, author, and photographer and a recognized practitioner of sustainable agriculture and proponent of regional food systems. Ableman created Fairview Gardens, at its peak one of North America’s most successful models of local and urban agriculture, where he farmed for twenty five years. He has written several books, numerous essays and articles, and lectures extensively on food, culture, and sustainability worldwide. His books, lectures and workshops have inspired people throughout North America. Michael currently farms at Foxglove Farm on Salt Spring Island. Read more about your host Michael Ableman here on his website (website: hidden)