How Chris Thoreau Started, Build, and Grew a Thriving Microgreens Business – Episode 1

  [gap size=”75px”]   [x_blockquote cite=”Chris Thoreau” type=”center”]”How do I make this easier?”[/x_blockquote] [gap size=”50px”] Advice from Chris.. Why microgreens?  He could grow a lot of crops, given the value of microgreens, at one site in the city. “How do I make this easier?”  Use what you can to your advantage to make your journey…

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

[gap size=”50px”] 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…

Real World Farm Start-Up: Making it Happen by Doing What You Have to Do, Whether You Want to Do It or Not with Seth Stallings (PVP129)

[gap size=”50px”] Today’s story is about someone on a journey to become a farmer. It’s a great story, but it’s not the typical story that we hear about in today’s world. The world today loves the magazine headline of the successful person that seemingly got there overnight. Today we’ll zoom in on that overnight success…

The Unlikely Path To Success: From Hockey Player to Personal Care Product Entrepreneur with Philippe Choiniere (PVP122)

[gap size=”50px”] Not every business will work, but over the course of a career odds are, one idea will work. If you want to be an entrepreneur, then it’s up to you to smartly continue on until you find it. Because you can’t win the race, unless you finish the race. But can you find…

Learning, Putting in the Time, and Hustling to Become a Permaculture Designer, The Founder’s Story with Zach Weiss

[gap size=”75px”] [x_audio_embed][/x_audio_embed] [gap size=”50px”] [x_blockquote cite=”Zach Weiss” type=”center”]”I’m not really working for clients, I’m working with them.”[/x_blockquote] [gap size=”50px”] Advice from Zach.. Expect long days and long weeks the first few years.  You need to just get out there and hustle when you are getting started. In the early periods focus on skill acquisition. …

Building a Thriving Microgreens Business from Scratch, The Founder’s Story with Chris Thoreau

[gap size=”75px”] [x_audio_embed][/x_audio_embed] [gap size=”50px”] [x_blockquote cite=”Chris Thoreau” type=”center”]”How do I make this easier?”[/x_blockquote] [gap size=”50px”] Advice from Chris.. Why microgreens?  He could grow a lot of crops, given the value of microgreens, at one site in the city. “How do I make this easier?”  Use what you can to your advantage to make your…

Transitioning from a Full Time Career as an Engineer to Making a Living as a Full Time Farmer – The Founder’s Story with Darby Simpson

[gap size=”75px”] [x_audio_embed][/x_audio_embed] [gap size=”50px”] [x_blockquote cite=”Darby Simpson” type=”center”]”At some point you need to stop reading and take the plunge.”[/x_blockquote] [gap size=”50px”] Advice from Darby Have the faith, yet you have to make it work. Farming and business ownership is a lifestyle.  Your family needs to be on board. Start small and reinvest in the…