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"[W]e are joined by Colin Seis, an Australian farmer who has [discovered] a new way to grow annual cereal crops. Pasture cropping, as it is called, involves the direct seeding of annual crops into perennial pastures that are grazed at high densities prior to sowing. Colin relates to us what he has learned over the course of a decade of experiential learning with pasture cropping, including how it is done, the economic benefits, & the improvements in soil health & biodiversity that result."

podcast of an interview with Mark Shepherd about oak / savannah permaculture site.

Changing agricultural practices have changed the healthiness of our fruits and vegetables—but all’s not lost thanks to small-scale farmers. | Hobby Farms

Changing agricultural practices have changed the healthiness of our fruits and vegetables—but all’s not lost thanks to small-scale farmers.

The UK will require major changes in agricultural practices to offset increases in nutrient runoff from farm land caused by climate change

The UK will require major changes in agricultural practices to offset increases in nutrient runoff from farm land caused by climate change

The Carbon Farming Solution: A Global Toolkit of Perennial Crops and Regenerative Agriculture Practices for Climate Change Mitigation and Fo

The Carbon Farming Solution: A Global Toolkit of Perennial Crops and Regenerative Agriculture Practices for Climate Change Mitigation and Fo

The Homestead Survival | GAP (Good Agricultural Practices) Approved Sink Project | http://thehomesteadsurvival.com

If you have a small farm with lots of produce to wash you might want to build this gap (Good Agricultural Practices) approved barrel sink to wash the produ

Biodynamic farming is on the rise – but how effective is this alternative agricultural practice? | Guardian Sustainable Business | The Guardian

Biodynamic farming is on the rise – but how effective is this alternative agricultural practice?

Biodynamic farming is on the rise – but how effective is this alternative agricultural practice? | Guardian Sustainable Business | The Guardian

This is our pomegranate farm in Nashik, near Maharashtra. India is the largest producer of pomegranates in the world with approximately 1 million ton production, spread over 288.000 acres of land.  In India, pomegranates are cultivated in Maharashtra which is the leading producer of high quality Bhagwa variety, followed by the states of Gujarat and Karnataka.

This is our pomegranate farm in Nashik, near Maharashtra. India is the largest producer of pomegranates in the world with approximately 1 million ton production, spread over 288.000 acres of land. In India, pomegranates are cultivated in Maharashtra which is the leading producer of high quality Bhagwa variety, followed by the states of Gujarat and Karnataka.

The Carbon Farming Solution: A Global Toolkit of Perennial Crops and Regenerative Agriculture Practices for Climate Change Mitigation and Food Security

The Carbon Farming Solution: A Global Toolkit of Perennial Crops and Regenerative Agriculture Practices for Climate Change Mitigation and Food Security .

Policy approaches to environmental practice in agriculture: a review of international literature and recommendations for application in New Zealand

Policy approaches to environmental practice in agriculture: a review of international literature and recommendations for application in New Zealand

Drought-Proofing California... Not in the news

By Erica Etelson for High Country News - Three years into its most severe drought in over a thousand years, it's unclear how much longer California can continue growing half of the nation's produce.

GE Crops and Unsustainable Agricultural Practices are Destroying our Planet’s Soil and Food Supply

GE Crops and Unsustainable Agricultural Practices are Destroying our Planet’s Soil and Food Supply

Eric Toensmeier, author of Perennial Vegetables and co-author of Edible Forest Gardens with David Jacke, is doing a Kickstarter campaign to fund his next book, "Carbon Farming: A Global Toolkit for Stabilizing the Climate with Tree Crops and Regenerative Agriculture Practices" - looks it it will be another classic, so check it out!

Eric Toensmeier is raising funds for Writing "Toolkit for Climate Stabilization with Tree Crops" on Kickstarter! I'm writing "Carbon Farming: A Global Toolkit for Stabilizing the Climate with Tree Crops and Regenerative Agriculture Practices"

Good Agricultural Practices (GAP) & Good Handling Practices (GHP) | Agricultural Marketing Service

Good Agricultural Practices (GAP) & Good Handling Practices (GHP) | Agricultural Marketing Service