The Rise of the Mushroom – A Look at the Future of the “Artificial” Intelligence of Fungi – Exploring Fungi’s Roles in Pollution Remediation, Medicine, and Soils with Peter McCoy (PVP132)

We currently live in a world that’s chasing artificial intelligence, when there is a real intelligence out there with just as much promise as AI. It’s all around us, you’re breathing it in right now. It’s an intelligence that we don’t fully understand, but it works. It’s housed in organisms that have their own form of the internet sharing information …

5 Minutes of Inspiration, Ideas, and Action. It’s Real and It Will Get You Thinking – The AFIVES’s

Leveraging Your Network for Reducing Business Risk presented by Mark Oberle Starting a new business can be daunting, especially when considering potential overhead and risk required. In this talk, Mark Oberle will discuss how he was able to utilize a contact from PV2 with Frank Golbeck of Golden Coast Mead to create a mutually beneficial arrangement and launch his own …

Taking Regenerative Agriculture Forward presented by Jack Spirko (PVP131)

Today’s episode is a replay of Jack’s presentation from PV3 in March 2016. In that presentation he asked and explored the question, how do you take regenerative agriculture to the forward into the future, to the mainstream. He presents an argument that’s based on the idea that you can’t drag anyone where you want them to go. You need to …

Activist to Entrepreneur with Permaculture Magazine North America Co-Founder Hannah Eckberg (PVP130)

Today I am talking to someone who tried to change the world at a young age, when her world was changed right underneath her. The her is Hannah Eckberg. She’s an entrepreneur and one of the founders of the new Permaculture Magazine North America. And like some of the other entrepreneurs that I’ve had on the show, think Erik Ohlsen, …

How to Position Your Pastured Poultry as a Premium Product, and the Economics and Challenges of Doing It with Paul Greive of Primal Pastures (PVP124)

If you are listening to this and you are selling a product, how have you positioned your product in your market? Are you selling the premium product, the mid range product, or are you the cheap option in your product category? If don’t know then you have a problem. If you know then your whole marketing and branding strategy should …