Overcoming New Farm Challenges and Refining Fodder Economics with Tim Bork of Brush Arbor Farmstead – Grass Fed Life (GFL60x)

[gap size=”75px”] Pastured poultry. What is that? Poultry raised on grass. Outside, on the pasture, eat some grass, but also eating a lot of grain. What if you want to raise pastured poultry, but you don’t have any grass? You have pasture, but it’s not green, or the pasture is just an area outside. In…

The Future is Now – Celebrating 100 Episodes of The Urban Farmer & Farm Small, Farm Smart (FSFS100)

[gap size=”50px”] To celebrate episode 100 I take a look back at the 100 combined episodes of The Urban Farmer and what is now Farm Small, Farm Smart focusing on the highlights, some backstory, and where the show is headed in the future.  Thanks for the support through the first 100 episodes, much more ahead!…

Farming When the Game Changes – Balancing Being a New Parent and the Farm – The Urban Farmer with Curtis Stone (FSFS99)

[gap size=”75px”] There’s one event that happens in many people’s lives which instantly changes their life forever. Overnight, instantly, everything is different. Your life, your approach to life, how you view life, and how you go about living life all change. It’s an event that some people aren’t ready for and one that others are…

Portable Electric Fence for Livestock 101 – Tips, Tricks and Advice with Stephanie Sexton of Premier 1 – Grass Fed Life (GFL58x)

[gap size=”75px”] Last week Darby and I talked about fencing basics, think – How should you think about fencing in your context? Given that, depending on you and your situation, the best option might be to use portable electric fencing. If that’s the case, then this episode is for you because today it’s all about…

Profitable Market Farming in The Middle of Nowhere with Blake Cothron of Peaceful Heritage Farm – Farm Small, Farm Smart (FSFS98)

[gap size=”50px”] While the prospects of starting a small market farm that grosses over $100,000 is lucrative and attractive, it’s not for everyone or possible in every location. And that’s the topic of today’s episode with Blake Cothron of Peaceful Heritage Farm…. A lot of what you hear about in the small scale farmer movement…

Growing a $100,000 Farm – Elliot Seldner of Fair Share Farm on No-Till, Farm Efficiency, and Balancing Life (FSFS97)

[gap size=”50px”] Today I’m talking to a grower who’s admittedly “I’m a little bit obsessive about growing high quality produce.” It’s an obsession that’s fueled his farms growth, and an obsession which is a bit necessary to fuel the farm’s growth to bring his fiancé onto the farm full-time. And while Elliot Seldner of Fair…