Videos

22 March 2019
We want to learn how to grow mushrooms! Sure, there are mushroom books and videos, but the BEST way to learn is to learn side-by-side with experts! Jaime visits SandyCreek Farm in Lexington, NC to learn from two mushroom experts, and all around amazing people, Brenda and John. They walk her through the types of spores that work in this area, hardwoods to inoculate in, mushroom growing supplies...
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22 March 2019
How to build a worm farm.
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22 March 2019
Take a sweeping 20-minute tour of our 66-acre Zaytuna Farm property. Throughout, I explain specific features of the farm, how these things came together, and why the farm was designed as you see it. If some terms aren’t familiar, we have included a detailed explanation below and to learn, even more, check out my Permaculture Masterclass series, HERE: https://www.discoverpermaculture.com...
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26 February 2019
This film follows a young bumblebee-queen through a year to experience the life of these little furry beasties.
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25 February 2019
Eliot Coleman has been making soil blocks with Fort Vee for decades—hear him tell why soil blocks made with our potting soil have been such an important part of his farming practice over the years.
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25 February 2019
This is the keynote welcoming speech from renowned organic farmer Elliot Coleman at the 2018 Utah Farm Conference, in Cedar City Utah. It includes a Q&A at the end and has magnified slides throughout the presentation for ease of understanding
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25 February 2019
Tools and horticultural techniques make up the best part of what makes a diversified vegetable operation profitable, but in this presentation, JM Fortier, will discuss how the design stage of any farm might be even more important. Gleaning for the experience of his own 2-acre market garden and that of a new 5 acres one, he’s currently setting up, JM will elaborate of some of the design...
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25 February 2019
This is Eliot Coleman's presentation at the Asheville Mother Earth News Fair in April of 2016. Eliot is a celebrated farming expert encouraging people and communities to choose locally grown organic food. He helped pioneer the movement with his first book "The New Organic Grower" published over 20 years ago. He continues leading the way, expanding the limits of the harvest season...
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24 February 2019
Make an unlimited amount of blocks for pennies on the dollar.
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23 February 2019
Many people in America are proponents of the organic food movement, and worried about the potentially harmful effects of pesticides on their health or the environment. In Cuba, farmers have gone organic for a very different reason – they had to. In this final instalment of our series “The Cuban Evoltion” Jeffrey Brown looks at food and farming.
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22 February 2019
Photographer Eva Verbeeck and filmmaker Spencer MacDonald spent three weeks documenting the lives of young farmers throughout the Pacific Northwest. In this short film, hear why the farmers were drawn to the laborious but often rewarding occupation.
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22 February 2019
Food supplies were dwindling on the island after Hurricane Maria but this family of sustainable farmers had their crops.
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15 February 2019
This tropical botanical collection is already exploding with production, in only 7 years after planting this impressive food forest! Meet Paul Zink, of Finca Madre, in Alajuela, Costa Rica where he is now producing up to 430 different edible species. We get to take you along on a trek through this mountainside landscape to check out what's ripening about this time (filmed April 2018.) We...
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15 February 2019
Is there such thing as too much abundance? That is the official question of this extra exciting virtual tour. You are going to be blown away with the amount of production in under 8 years of Paul Zink's priceless, precious time on this land at Finca Madre in Alajuela, Costa Rica. (filmed April 2018.) You name the rare tropical fruit... he has it! We geeked out on everything ripe & ready....
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30 January 2019
All life depends on snow in Ladakh, with the high-altitude desert region receiving only 50mm of rainfall a year. Agriculture relies mainly on the water that comes from snow and glacial melt, but with rising temperatures and changing weather patterns, most villages in the area are experiencing severe water shortage. Since 1980 the average temperature has increased by more than two degrees, with a...
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22 January 2019
Hélène Dubé and her partner Alain Neveu from Es-Cargo (http://www.es-cargo.qc.ca/) have lived off-grid in Quebec, Canada for 11 years in a self-built earthship style home made of recycled tires filled with earth and large south-facing windows. *** Hélène is giving a workshop on April 1st if you want to check it out: https://ah186.isrefer.com/go/affhd000... H...
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18 December 2018
A short movie on how to grow rice without ploughing, giving full practical information on ground covers, mulching, the philosophy of natural farming as per Masanobu Fukuoka's vision Filmed at Solitude Farm, Auroville, South India.
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18 December 2018
This man is a hero and a leader for humanity. If we can humble ourselves to follow such leadership, we may yet turn around the destruction we are causing to the fertility and viability of life for humans on Earth. We have stripped the earth of her green cover. Trees are the lungs of the Earth. They hold the soil in place and create habitat for so much life. We must follow this man and people like...
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15 December 2018
De Greenhouse in the Snow is heated 100% by geothermal earth heat harvested by 1100' of tubes buried 8' deep the temp at 8' in most of the U.S.A is around 52 degrees. We grow thousands of tropical and subtropical plants. Our older citrus trees are up to 12' tall and produce an average of 150# of the best citrus in the world. We also grow figs, 9 types of grapes, 3types of...
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15 December 2018
Winter temperatures in Alliance, Nebraska can drop to -20°F (the record low is -40°F/C), but retired mailman Russ Finch grows oranges in his backyard greenhouse without paying for heat. Instead, he draws on the earth's stable temperature (around 52 degrees in his region) to grow warm weather produce- citrus, figs, pomegranates - in the snow. Finch first discovered geothermal heating...
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15 December 2018
FARM SHOW - "Underground" Greenhouse Grows Citrus In The Snow Growing lemons and oranges in Nebraska? Impossible, would be the first word most people would think of, but not Russell Finch. He bills himself as the largest citrus grower in all of Nebraska. Besides citrus he also grows pears, avocados, figs, roses, yucca, agave, hibiscus, and hundreds of other types of flowers, fruits,...
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