Starting A Small Family Farm. Practical Advice from An 8 Year Farming Vet. (PVP006)

[blockquote cite=”Adam Klaus” type=”center”]”In the beginning we thought a lot about ‘not what we can do, but what can we not do.“[/blockquote] [x_audio_embed][/x_audio_embed] Want to be a farmer?  Always dreamed about having your own farm?  Lessons from a family farmer who has gone from grassroots to prosperity in 8 years.  If you are young and…

Joel Salatin on Converting Conventional Farms to Organic, Salatin-Style Systems

Being over leveraged, over capitalized, and over committed doesn’t leave much wiggle room to change.  So why not just forget planting the annual, plant the perennial… or replant the perennial, let the animal self harvest, self fertilize. The efficiencies of self harvest, of self fertilization, and elimination of all of the equipment for tillage and…

Joel Salatin on the importance of running a profitable, yet balanced agriculture business.

Why he creates economically, environmentally, and emotional enhancing agricultural business units.   Diego, Permaculture Voices: One of the things that I find really unique about you is that you approach farming as a business.  Yes, things have to be run right on the land, but they also have to be run in a way that…