Amirah and Will are farmers who grow food for the Stony Point Conference and Retreat Center in the lower Hudson River Valley. They are also both members of the Community of Living Traditions, a multifaith intentional community of Jewish, Christian, and Muslim people whose faith practices guide them to participate in movements for justice and peace. Faith in Farming is a podcast where we talk about our work with the land, our faith practices, and how it all comes together.
May 9th, 2018 | 44 mins 6 secs
Amirah and Will have some exciting news: Stony Point Center Farm is expanding to an off-site location! The opportunity to expand the farm has made them both realize all of the different skills necessary for taking on this kind of project, which are not necessarily the one's you might expect. They discuss all of the work they have been doing recently to get ready to start farming in the new location. In Amirah and Will's one-on-one conversation this week, the theme is SKILLS!
April 26th, 2018 | 50 mins 19 secs
compost, farming, multifaith
In this episode, Amirah and Will talk about all the work they have been doing with compost on the farm recently. That includes how it smells, all the unexpected things they find in it, and the folks that have been helping moving compost around the farm. Then they play one-on-one using the word "compost" (of course) as the theme. If you like compost, you should enjoy this episode.
April 13th, 2018 | 46 mins 38 secs
In this episode, Amirah and Will introduce a new segment where they talk about their regrets from the last recording. Then they talk about all the work related to the arrival of spring on Stony Point Center's farm. Finally, they play one-on-one and this week's topic is "transitions."
April 11th, 2018 | 50 mins 14 secs
In this epidsode, Amirah and Will celebrate the arrival of spring and talk about what has been happening in their community. In this episodes "one-on-one" section, the theme is eggs (and chickens) in honor of Easter.
April 11th, 2018 | 55 mins 6 secs
#timesupwendys, ciw, faith, farming
Amirah and Will discuss their participation in the Coalition of Immokalee Workers' Freedom Fast in New York City that took place March 11-15, 2018. Then they play "one-one-one" where they each ask each other 3 questions on a particular theme. This episode's them is the word "fast" in honor of the Freedom Fast.