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 theContinue reading “Buying A Farm When FSA Loans or Family isn’t an Option: EP74”

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, andContinue reading “12 Greenhouse Tour – And Each One is Different! EP73”

Advice for Young Farmers: EP66

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 Howard Prussack of High Meadows Farm who reflects on his career of farming and shares some tips for the next generation. LearnContinue reading “Advice for Young Farmers: EP66”

Rain-flo Plastic Mulch Layer: EP65

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 Howard Prussack of High Meadows Farm to talk about his Rain-flo plastic mulch layer used on his farm. Learn something from theContinue reading “Rain-flo Plastic Mulch Layer: EP65”

Checking out New Equipment at High Meadows Farm: EP64

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 Howard Prussack of High Meadows Farm to talk about some of the new equipment used on his farm. Learn something from theContinue reading “Checking out New Equipment at High Meadows Farm: EP64”

Checking Out Old Equipment at High Meadows Farm: EP63

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 Howard Prussack of High Meadows Farm to talk about some of the old equipment used on his farm. Learn something from theContinue reading “Checking Out Old Equipment at High Meadows Farm: EP63”

DIY Hand tools for Efficiency & Ergonomics: EP62

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 Josh Volk of Slow Hand Farm to talk about his books and experience making hand tools for the farm. Learn something fromContinue reading “DIY Hand tools for Efficiency & Ergonomics: EP62”

Soil Steaming for Weed Control: EP61

In this episode, we visit with Becky Maden of Singing Cedars Farmstead (http://www.singing-cedars-farmstead.com) and UVM Extension  to talk about soil steaming. 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. Learn something from the show? Let meContinue reading “Soil Steaming for Weed Control: EP61”

Custom Beiler/Rimol Greenhouses with Roll-up End Walls: EP54

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 Gabby & Henry of Old Road Farm (oldroadfarmvt.com) to talk about their decisions for greenhouses on their farm.  Take a Look atContinue reading “Custom Beiler/Rimol Greenhouses with Roll-up End Walls: EP54”