John Kempf

John Kempf


John Kempf is the founder of Advancing Eco Agriculture, a regenerative agronomy consulting company, and, an agriculture social network. 

John founded Advancing Eco Agriculture in 2006 to share the knowledge, tools, and systems that regenerate farm profitability and soil and plant health. AEA has a track record of success in delivering exceptional yield and quality improvement results on millions of acres of fruit, nut, vegetable, and broad acre crops in North America. AEA is known for developing crop nutrition management systems that increase yields and profitability while reducing the need for fertilizers and pesticides.

John created KindHarvest.Ag in 2020 to make it easier for farmers to learn from each other in an online environment. Leading farmers from around the world ask questions and exchange their knowledge and experiences through forums, groups, and online classes.

John is the host of the Regenerative Agriculture podcast, where he interviews leading farmers and scientists that describe cutting edge practices and science that accelerates the healing of soil, crops, livestock, and our relationship to the land. 

John’s mission is to have regenerative agriculture management systems implemented on 80% of all agricultural acres globally by 2040. 

John is fascinated by the science of how soil and plant systems actually work, and enjoys connecting the dots that are often ignored. He writes about what he is discovering and working on at