e.72: Salatin Semester/DIY Vacuum Seeder/Soil Block Talk

A review of Verge Permaculture's The Salatin Semester, and a conversation about vacuum seeders and soil blocks.

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e.54: Stale Seed-Bedding & Finding Buyers for your Produce

Stale seed bedding is a technique  market gardeners and farmers to kill off weed populations before planting of the actual crop. This episode covers the nitty-gritty on how to create a proper stale seed bed

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e.50 Build Your Own Vacuum Seeder

Here's a great submission from a podcast listener: build your own vacuum seeder!

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e.46: Ruth Genger on Growing Great Potatoes

This episode, Ruth Genger, a researcher with the University of Wisconsin in Madison Organic Potato Project, joins me to talk about the finer points of getting your potato production off to a great start.

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e.45: Whole Grain Mindset: Give Those Old Wheat Varieties a Chance!

Refined flour is killing us, argues Monica Spiller, who has devoted much of her life to sourcing and distributing the heirloom wheat varieties that were bred to make tasty, healthy bread.

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e.40: Three Québécois Farmers Share Three Great Ideas for Your Farm

This episode: three farmers, all from Quebec, share some advice they've learned from experience. Topics covered: stale seed bedding for less weeds and healthier soil, the importance of good branding, and debriefing with your farm help to improve your management practices.

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