Grazing the Savanna: Lessons from New Forest and Mastodon Valley Farms presented by Peter Allen at PV2 (b039)

[gap size=”50px”] Today’s episode is a replay of the presentation that Peter Allen gave at PV2 in March 2015.. The presentation is titled Grazing the Savanna: Lessons from New Forest and Mastodon Valley Farms. In this talk Peter will share the lessons he learned establishing and managing multi-species rotational grazing operations in a well-established permaculture…

Savanna Gardens: Regenerating the Ultimate Human Ecosystem presented by Peter Allen at PV2 (b038)

[gap size=”50px”] Today’s episode is a replay of the presentation that Peter Allen gave at PV2 in March 2015.. The presentation is titled Savanna Gardens: Regenerating the Ultimate Human Ecosystem. Why Savannas? Savannas were some of the most complex, diverse, and productive ecosystems in North America and provide an excellent model for permaculture – integrating…

Perennial Plants for Profit – Presented by Taylor Walker at PV3 (b036)

[gap size=”50px”] Today’s episode is a replay of the presentation that Taylor Walker gave at PV3 a few months ago in March 2016. The presentation is titled Perennial Vegetables for Profit. In this presentation Taylor covers perennial vegetable gardening in the subtropics and tropics. Forget growing most of your traditional “grocery store vegetables” many of…

The Bumpy Road Towards a Modern Agricultural Future: When What Could Be and What Is Collide in Reality with Chris Kerston (PVP126)

[gap size=”50px”] What do you do as a farmer, when you are trapped in an agricultural system that values quantity not quality? A system where you literally get paid for now much you produce, irrespective of how nutrient dense it is or how sustainable it is. And how do you as a farmer work within…

Farm Planning and Land Design via the Regrarians Platform with Darren Doherty – Part 4 – Soils, Marketing, Energy (b035)

  [x_gap size=”50px”] [x_audio_embed][/x_audio_embed] [x_line] Darren Doherty presents the Regrarian Platform. This is Darren’s introductory presentation that he gave at Grant Schultz’s Versaland in October 2014. The presentation lays out the ten key components of the Regarian platform – climate, geography, water, access, forestry, buildings, fences, soils, marketing, and energy. This episode focuses on the…

Farm Planning and Land Design via the Regrarians Platform with Darren Doherty – Part 3 – Buildings, Fences (b034)

  [x_gap size=”50px”] [x_audio_embed][/x_audio_embed] [x_line] Darren Doherty presents the Regrarian Platform. This is Darren’s introductory presentation that he gave at Grant Schultz’s Versaland in October 2014. The presentation lays out the ten key components of the Regarian platform – climate, geography, water, access, forestry, buildings, fences, soils, marketing, and energy. This episode focuses on the…

Farm Planning and Land Design via the Regrarians Platform with Darren Doherty – Part 2 – Water, Access, Forestry (b033)

  [x_gap size=”50px”] [x_audio_embed][/x_audio_embed] [x_line] Darren Doherty presents the Regrarian Platform. This is Darren’s introductory presentation that he gave at Grant Schultz’s Versaland in October 2014. The presentation lays out the ten key components of the Regarian platform – climate, geography, water, access, forestry, buildings, fences, soils, marketing, and energy. This episode focuses on the…

Fruit, Nuts, & Livestock – Creating a Permaculture Silvopasture – Presented by Grant Schultz (b025)

[x_gap size=”75px”] [x_audio_embed][/x_audio_embed]   Grant Schultz: Fruit, Nuts, & Livestock – Creating a Permaculture Silvopasture Learn the tools, techniques, and costs of establishing a productive silvopasture – a production system that produces yields from every layer. Beginning with bare land, you’ll understand harvest planning and sourcing trees, seed, livestock, and equipment. Also learn what can…

Farmscale and Broadacre Permaculture Design Experiences with Neil Bertrando (PVP098)

[blockquote cite=”Neil Bertrando” type=”center”]“Focus on the processes in the landscape, and that is what we are designing for and managing for; more than using techniques.” [/blockquote]       [x_audio_embed] [/x_audio_embed] Key Takeaways: Be willing to plan things through time to work towards success. Be willing to dive in and learn as you go and…

Forest Farming with Steve Gabriel. Growing Crops Within the Canopy of an Existing Forest. (PVP094)

[blockquote cite=”Steve Gabriel” type=”center”]”The biggest challenge with forestry and making decisions is that a lot of those consequences of your actions, you’re not even going to see in your lifetime, and that is a really powerful consideration, and it really humbles you really quickly.  You’re making decisions for the next person down the line.” [/blockquote]…