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Sep 30, 2019

Farmer and Soil Consultant James Hutchinson joins me to talk about his method for building soils on his Tasmanian farm.  He utilizes minimum tillage alongside composting, cover cropping and biochar to build soil in his permabeds.  He will give advice on getting soils tests and making hot and cold compost.

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Sep 28, 2019

Today's episode is a BEST OF episode, which is a replay of a previously aired episode.  Enjoy!

FSFS #97

 

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 farm's growth, and an obsession which is a bit necessary to fuel...


Sep 22, 2019

Today's episode is a BEST OF episode, which is a replay of a previously aired episode.  Enjoy!

FSFS #84

 

This episode is 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...


Sep 14, 2019

Today's episode is a BEST OF episode, which is a replay of a previously aired episode.  Enjoy!

FSFS #104

 

When it comes to this world of farming small, what is this world?

Is it a bunch of small farms each operating independently?

For the most part, I think the answer is yes.

Given that, what's the next step.

Is it...