Episode 146. Farmers Battling Lyme Disease, Part 2

In this episode, Devona Bell, NCAT director of sustainable agriculture and NCAT’s ATTRA sustainable agriculture program, talks with Dr. Sunjya Schweig about the treatment of Lyme disease.

Dr. Schweig works with the California Center for Functional Medicine.

This episode is the second of a two-part series on the effect of Lyme Disease on farmers and ranchers.

In the first part of the series, Devona, who has contracted Lyme Disease twice, spoke with farmers from New Hampshire and Minnesota about how Lyme Disease has affected their families and their farming operations.

Be sure to listen to the first part of the series. A link is provided in the notes below.

For more information on this topic, you can contact Devona Bell directly via email at devonab@ncat.org.

Related ATTRA Resources

Farmers Battling Lyme Disease. Part 1.

Is There an Organic Control for Ticks?

Where Can I Find Information of Guinea Fowl Production?

Other Resources

International Lyme and Associated Diseases Society

California Center for Functional Medicine

Why a 30-Day Elimination Diet?

Infectious Disease Society of America

Out of the Woods. Healing Lyme Disease – Mind, Body, & Spirit

The Spoon Theory

Cowden Protocol


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