podcasts


Farm Gate: Regen Dairy Round-the-World Tour
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Oct 7, 2022

Regen Dairy's Round-the-World Tour webinar, hosted by finlo Costain, features four dairy farmers from four different countries with four unique perspectives on the world of regenerative dairy farming. In addition to our own Blake Alexandre, the panellists were Richard Park from Sizergh Farm near Kendal in the UK (which has probably been farmed since the Vikings colonised Britain); Mark Anderson, a fifth generation farmer from South Otago in New Zealand; and Annabelle Gérard, a first generation dairy farmer from Lower Saxony in Germany.



Regen Brands, feat. Blake & Stephanie Alexandre
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Sept 23, 2022

Stephanie and Blake share their deep family roots in dairy farming, their journey from conventional to regenerative production, and how they’ve built their own vertically integrated CPG brand from scratch.



Food Chain Radio Show #1324: Grass Fed Dairy
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Aug 13, 2022

FROM HOST MICHAEL OLSON: "The environmental organizers say we must get rid of the cow to save the earth from climate change and global warming. That sounds like a very serious business, and saving the earth is a very noble thing to do, so I began looking into featuring their effort to get rid of the cow on the Food Chain Radio Show and Podcast. But then my attention was redirected to a California dairy farm by a listener to the show. She said, “Please feature Alexandre Family Farms. They produce regenerative dairy products. And I absolutely love their A2-A2 milk!” Maggie B’s enthusiasm was not to be denied, and now leads us to ask: Can the cow help save the earth?"



The Co-op Scoop: Alexandre Family Farm
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Aug 10, 2022

The Co-op Scoop is an audio podcast that features interviews with farmers, food artisans, co-op movers and shakers and even some bakers! Every week we intend to bring to you a large scoop of food knowledge highlighting one of the most bountiful food regions in all the land.



Farm Gate, Ep 74: Scaling Regenerative Dairy
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Aug 8, 2022

This episode is part of the Regen Dairy project, set up by FAI Farms and Farmwel, in collaboration with Unilever, Barry Callebaut, Arla Foods, Woolworth South Africa and Ben & Jerry’s.

In this programme, ffinlo Costain talks to Blake Alexandre, from Alexandre Family Farm, California, USA, and Bryce Cunningham, from Mossgiel Farm in Scotland, about the challenges of scaling regenerative dairy.



Primal Kitchen Ep. 38: The Link Between Dairy Intolerance and Dairy Genes
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Aug 1, 2022

Through their studies, 4th generation dairy farmers Blake and Stephanie Alexandre learned the difference between A1 and the easy-to-digest A2 beta casein protein in cow’s milk, prompting them to breed the A1 gene out of their herd of dairy cows. Listen in as they share their journey with the difficulties of raising organic calves and venturing away from antibiotic usage, what regenerative agriculture means to them and how they want to bring people back to dairy.



Lancaster Farming Industrial Hemp Podcast: America’s First Certified Regenerative Dairy
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Apr 14, 2022

Lancaster Farming talks to Blake Alexandre from Alexandre Family Farm in northern California, America’s first certified regenerative dairy. “We’ve got a phenomenal growing season out here, that is our winter temperatures and our summer temperatures are only 11 degrees apart,” Alexandre said. “So we literally have grass growing all year long and, you know, just very productive soil.”
Much of the interview focuses on soil health and regenerative ag practices, and there is very little discussion of hemp, but Alexandre is active in local government and was on the team that wrote the policy for hemp in the county.



Toddversations Presents Alexandre Family Farm
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Nov 11, 2021

Todd-versations loves this family! They bring us the first certified regenerative organic dairy. We had a great time with Stephanie and Blake Alexandre of Alexandre Family Farm as we chatted about autism, carbon sequestration, farm versus pharmacy, and consumer rights. Learn about A2 milk and Todd's test on 4H and FFA. And yes, they named a cow Todd!



Regenerative Farmers of America Podcast
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Nov 10, 2021

Stephanie & Blake Alexandre share about their Regenerative Ag journey, consumer responses to the movement, certifications and more. Tune in to learn more about this amazing farm and family.



We Are The Soil: The Dirt on Regenerative Agriculture
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October 7, 2021

Fourth generation farmer Blake Alexandre of Alexandre Family Farm in Northern CA with over 4300 acres of organic soil speaks about the impact one farm can have in reducing the atmospheric carbon load not to mention bringing back an entire species of geese. Listen to this inspiring interview with Blake about how just one farm has made to save our planet and what each of us can do to make a difference in climate change.



My Little Eater Podcast #83: Is A2 Milk The Best Milk For Your Toddler?
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October 2021

On this episode of the My Little Eater Podcast, Stephanie Alexandre from Alexandre Dairy Farm will be joining me to chat about something you may be hearing more about lately, and that’s A2 milk! We talk about what A2 milk is, how it’s different from the traditional cows milk most supermarkets carry, if it’s a good milk for toddlers and babies, the health benefits of it and it’s potential link to lactose intolerance and dairy intolerances.



Dr. Gundry Podcast, "The Cow's Milk You CAN Drink"
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Oct 5, 2021

On this episode The Alexandre’s share their incredible story of running a family farm and what YOU can do to help facilitate regenerative agriculture in your community.

We also discuss why consuming organic isn’t enough, how farming like our grandparents will help heal the planet, and why A2 dairy products are optimal if you’re going to drink milk.




The Feel Good Community Podcast S2 Ep 1: A2 Dairy and Regenerative Farming
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Sept 6, 2021

Fourth generation farmer Blake Alexandre of Alexandre Family Farm in Northern CA with over 4300 acres of organic soil speaks about the impact one farm can have in reducing the atmospheric carbon load not to mention bringing back an entire species of geese. Listen to this inspiring interview with Blake about how just one farm has made to save our planet and what each of us can do to make a difference in climate change.



The Appropriate Omnivore Ep 105: The Wonders of A2 Dairy
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Aug 11, 2021

Aaron Zober is joined by fourth generation farmers Blake & Stephanie Alexandre to talk about all things dairy. Blake & Stephanie discuss the breakthrough in the dairy industry known as A2 milk, which many have found easier to digest. Like many real foods, this is going back to what food used to. Traditionally, only the A2 protein was found in dairy until mutation occurring over the years and creating the A1 protein. The majority of people diagnosed with lactose intolerance are actually A1 intolerant. Blake & Stephanie then get into busting other dairy myths, such as claims about methane and saturated fat.



Food for Thought: A Sustainable Future with Alexandre Family Farm
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Mar 13, 2017

Stephanie Alexandre from Alexandre Family Farm joined Jennifer Bell to discuss sustainable organic farming practices, nutritional education and environmental stewardship.