High Tunnels, Cat Tunnels & Wash Pack Tour of Blue Star Farm: EP76

In this episode, we visit with Sue Decker of Blue Star Farm (http://www.bluestarfarmny.com) to get a tour of her high tunnels, caterpillar tunnels and wash/pack area on her farm.

The Ag Engineering podcast is a conversation with small scale fruit and vegetable farmers to discuss tools, tips or techniques to improve the sustainability of your farm.

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High Tunnel & CAT Tunnel Tour

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Wash/Pack Tour

Visiting Blue Star Farm

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Heated Greenhouse Benches at Blue Star Farm: Ep75

In this episode, we visit with Sue Decker of Blue Star Farm (http://www.bluestarfarmny.com) to check out the heated benches in her greenhouse.

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Buying A Farm When FSA Loans or Family isn’t an Option: EP74

The Ag Engineering podcast is a conversation with small scale fruit and vegetable farmers to discuss tools, tips or techniques to improve the sustainability of your farm. In this episode, we visit with Eli Hersh of Honey Field Farm who shares his experience purchasing this farm, and the challenges faced in order to get the business going.

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Press: https://www.vnews.com/Killdeer-Farm-has-new-owners-new-name-and-new-mission-31023592

Funders of the farm

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Video Tour

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12 Greenhouse Tour – And Each One is Different! EP73

The Ag Engineering podcast is a conversation with small scale fruit and vegetable farmers to discuss tools, tips or techniques to improve the sustainability of your farm. In this episode, we visit with Eli Hersh of Honey Field Farm (https://honeyfieldfarmvt.com) takes us on a tour of his 12 different greenhouses for their bedding plant, and vegetable start business.

Eli shares his potting soil process, irrigation systems, differences in ventilation and heating. From growing succulents, potted plants, veggie starts and inground tomatoes there are a lot of moving parts in the spring under the tunnels.

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Growing Things

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Tunnel Tech

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Getting to Know Full Belly Farm (VT): EP72

The Ag Engineering podcast is a conversation with small scale fruit and vegetable farmers to discuss tools, tips or techniques to improve the sustainability of your farm. In this episode, we visit with…..

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Mulching Strawberries With A Round Bale Shredder & Overhead Frost Protection: EP 71

The Ag Engineering podcast is a conversation with small scale fruit and vegetable farmers to discuss tools, tips or techniques to improve the sustainability of your farm. In this episode, we visit with Stephen Park of Full Belly Farm in Monkton Vermont who shares his experience mulching strawberries and protecting his crop from frost. 

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Strawberry Production Systems: Matted Row VS. Plasticulture: EP70

The Ag Engineering podcast is a conversation with small scale fruit and vegetable farmers The Ag Engineering podcast is a conversation with small scale fruit and vegetable farmers to discuss tools, tips or techniques to improve the sustainability of your farm.

In this episode, we visit with Stephen Park of Full Belly Farm in Monkton Vermont who shares his experience with different strawberry growing systems.

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Ebb & Flow Bottom Watering Rolling Greenhouse Benches: EP69

The Ag Engineering podcast is a conversation with small scale fruit and vegetable farmers tThe Ag Engineering podcast is a conversation with small scale fruit and vegetable farmers to discuss tools, tips or techniques to improve the sustainability of your farm. In this episode, we visit with Stephen Park of Full Belly Farm in Monkton Vermont who shares his experience with the Ebb and Flow rolling greenhouse benches

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See The Benches in Action

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Walking & Talking about Cover Crops, Greenhouse Tools & Bale Shredders: EP68

The Ag Engineering podcast is a conversation with small scale fruit and vegetable farmers The Ag Engineering podcast is a conversation with small scale fruit and vegetable farmers to discuss tools, tips or techniques to improve the sustainability of your farm. In this episode, we visit with Stephen Park of Full Belly Farm in Monkton Vermont.

In this episode we get to know Stephen of Full Belly Farm as we tour the farm and hear about some cover crops, and production systems for strawberries and greenhouse production. 

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Pot & Flat Filler

Bale Shredder

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Precision Planting with the MaterMacc Vacuum Seeder: EP67

The Ag Engineering podcast is a conversation with small scale fruit and vegetable farmers to discuss tools, tips or techniques to improve the sustainability of your farm.

In this episode, we visit with Harrison Bardwell of Bardwell Farm Farm to talk about his custom built no-till MaterMacc Planter.

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True No-till!

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Planting Into Bare Ground

MaterMacc Video’s

Harrison put together a series of videos on his planter and shared on his YouTube Channel.

Purchased location: Market Farm Implement

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