Considerations and Constraints with Hiring Farm Employees – The Urban Farmer with Curtis Stone (FSFS86)

[gap size=”75px”] Today is another episode where Curtis and I will be widening the scope, stepping back and zooming out from the tools and techniques and his 1/3 of an acre farm, to take a look at some of the macro issues surrounding agriculture. The focus today is on employees. Curtis will take about his…

Why Microgreen Grower Chris Thoreau Set Up A Co-Operative Business Structure for his Micro Urban Farm (FSFS85)

[gap size=”75px”] [x_audio_embed][/x_audio_embed] [gap size=”50px”] When you start your farm business, one think that you need to think about is your business structure. Sole proprietorships and LLCs are common ways to go, but there are also other options, like co-operatives… That’s how farmer Chris Thoreau of Food Pedalers structure his business, and that’s the subject…

How Farmer Ray Tyler Tripled His Sales by Farming LESS Land and Focusing on Base Principles (FSFS84))

[gap size=”50px”] This week I’ll pick up where last week left off with market gardener Ray Tyler of Rosecreek Farms. While last week’s episode was more inspiration, this week’s more of the perspiration side of things as Ray talks about some of his production methods and big changes that he made turn go from grossing…

Starting a Successful Farm on the Road with Wilson Marsh of Whole Earth Farm – Grass Fed Life – Episode 42x

[gap size=”75px”] Today will be the first episode that steps away from Darby’s farm, and takes a look at another farmer’s story and what they are doing. We’ll be going down to South Texas to talk to Wilson Marsh of Whole Earth Farm. While Wilson and his wife Kayla now seek to raising livestock humanely…

Interns – The Good and The Bad – The Urban Farmer with Curtis Stone (TUF82)

[gap size=”75px”] Valuable and necessary to the success of the changing landscape of agriculture… or an abused form of cheap labor that helps some farms appear more profitable than they really are… That’s what we are talking about today on The Urban Farmer with Curtis Stone With the 2017 season underway, we’ll be widening the…