Archives for September 2012

Episode-24 Versatile Farming Tools and Assets

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In today’s episode I talk about the importance of versatility in your tools and assets. Listen to the show to learn how to make better decisions about the tools you build and buy.

This episode was inspired by a chapter from Joel Salatin’s book You Can Farm: The Entrepreneur’s Guide to Start & Succeed in a Farming Enterprise.

Episode-23 What You Need For Farming Success

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In today’s episode I talk about some of the things you will need for farming success.  I talk about the ideas from Joel Salatin’s book You Can Farm: The Entrepreneur’s Guide to Start & Succeed in a Farming Enterprise
, as well as some of my own ideas.

 

Episode-22 Tips for Being Neighborly

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I talk about some tips that Joel Salatin suggests for being neighborly. These are important, as you will not be a successful farmer without the support of your neighbors.

Here’s Joel Salatin’s Book: You Can Farm: The Entrepreneur’s Guide to Start & Succeed in a Farming Enterprise

Episode-21 Report from Mother Earth News Fair 2012

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I report on my experience at the 2012 Mother Earth News Fair.  I got to see Joel Salatin speak. 🙂  It was a lot of fun and I look forward to going again sometime.

Here is the link to the book by Daniel D. Chiras The Solar House: Passive Heating and Cooling

Episode-20 Random Updates for September

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This episode is all over the place.  I take some time to give an update on what is going on in my life.  We also talk about cover crops.

Episode-19 Where to Farm

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In today’s episode I continue to discuss Joel Salatin’s book You Can Farm.  I discuss the topic of choosing a location to put down roots and start farming.