CRAFT Farmer Round Table – Discussion of The Lean Farm & Other Sources of Farming Information

We asked CRAFT members to bring their thoughts on their favorite sources of farming information, and be able to provide insight on how they put that information to use. Most participants had read The Lean Farm, which was the focal point of the discussion.

Vanessa had suggested this be a ‘farmer book club’, largely centered around the book The Lean Farm.

KAIROS

The Greeks have a term for “the right and opportune moment.” Kairos is that place on the precipice of change from which, if we so choose, old assumptions give way to a deeper, more authentic worldview.

Mother Earth News Fair 2017 – May 6&7

May 6-7, 2017 Western North Carolina Agricultural Center 1301 Fanning Bridge Rd. Fletcher, N.C. 28732 Hosted by: MOTHER EARTH NEWS magazine WHAT: The MOTHER EARTH NEWS FAIR is a family-friendly sustainable living event with more than 150 hands-on workshops and...

Spring Conference ’17 Audio Recordings

        For the first time ever, we have recorded all the conference classes. That's a lot of classes. Price List $10 per class or keynote session $30 for Gabe Brown’s pre-conference workshop $99 for all audio files (two-week offer) Format Options:...

Ask Brandon

  Dear Brandon, I’ve used tires as a stairway in my steep backyard. Would they be okay to use for plants I would eat: herbs, etc., or plants that produce squash, cucumber, strawberries, etc.? Thanks, Edrianna Stilwell Dear Edrianna, Thanks for the question. To...

Gabe Brown’s Methods Applied in NC

Gabe Brown was a big hit a the 24th Annual OGS Spring Conference on March 10-12, 2017. Gabe is a nationally-recognized innovator of cover crop cocktails in no-till grain and livestock production systems. Gabe shared what he has learned over the 20+ years that he has...