Reginaldo Haslett-Marroquin: The Next Frontier in Regenerative Agriculture & the Power of Stories

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Reginaldo Haslett-Marroquin, is not only responsible for the incredible regenerative agriculture system happening at Main Street Project and the recent recipient of a lifetime Ashoka Fellowship as a result of this work, he’s also the author of In the Shadow of Green Man: My Journey from Poverty and Hunger to Food Security and Hope. The book weaves his own firsthand experience of growing up hearing traditional fables in revolution-torn Guatemala, and his story will delight and inform readers in equal measure.

Tune in to hear about…

  • How the character of Green Man manifested in Regi’s own life
  • The role of poultry in regenerative agriculture and how Regi credits the chickens his family raised with the fact that he is not simply another child hunger statistic
  • The relationship between economic poverty, intellectual poverty and poor nutrition
  • How we could re-haul our entire food system with poultry!

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