Finding Market Streams in Rural Vermont: EP22

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 Evan Perkins and Heidi Choate of Small Axe Farm (https://smallaxefarm.com) to talk about how they built up their customers and markets onContinue reading “Finding Market Streams in Rural Vermont: EP22”

Stories of Success and Challenge at 1000 Stone Farm: EP21

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 Kyle Doda and Betsy Simpson of 1000 Stone Farm (https://www.1000stonefarm.com) and talk about what they are excited about and what challenges them.Continue reading “Stories of Success and Challenge at 1000 Stone Farm: EP21”

The Paper Pot Transplanter For Market Garden Success: EP20

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 Evan Perkins and Heidi Choate of Small Axe Farm (https://smallaxefarm.com) to talk about how they use the Paper Pot Transplanter on theirContinue reading “The Paper Pot Transplanter For Market Garden Success: EP20”

Intro to Setting up an Online Store: EP19

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 talk with Zachary Smith (zachary.m.smith@uvm.edu) of the University of Vermont Extension Farm Viability Program to talk about what farmers need to think about whenContinue reading “Intro to Setting up an Online Store: EP19”

The Wizard – Single Row Walk-behind Vacuum Seeder: EP18

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 Dave from Market Farm Implement to talk about vacuum seeding. Market Farm ImplementFriedens, PA(814) 443-1931http://www.marketfarm.com/ Wondering What Vacuum Seeding is all about?Continue reading “The Wizard – Single Row Walk-behind Vacuum Seeder: EP18”

Setting up a Self Serve Farm Store to Bring in Retail Sales: EP17

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 Kyle Doda and Betsy Simpson of 1000 Stone Farm (https://www.1000stonefarm.com/) about how they set-up an on-farm store. Show Notes/Chapters 1:41 Farm StoreContinue reading “Setting up a Self Serve Farm Store to Bring in Retail Sales: EP17”

Cat Tunnel Tips on a No-till Hillside Farm: EP16

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 Evan Perkins and Heidi Choate of Small Axe Farm (https://smallaxefarm.com/) to talk about how they use Cat Tunnels on their no-till, hillsideContinue reading “Cat Tunnel Tips on a No-till Hillside Farm: EP16”

Considerations for Fruit and Vegetable Growers Related to Coronavirus & COVID-19: EP15

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 read an update about Coronavirus & COVID19 as it relates to fruit and vegetable growers. Show Notes/Chapters This episode‚Äôs script can be found atContinue reading “Considerations for Fruit and Vegetable Growers Related to Coronavirus & COVID-19: EP15”

Getting Started with a Growth Chamber: EP14

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 share with you a blog post we wrote entitled Getting Started with a Growth Chamber. Show Notes/Chapters Read the whole transcript of this podcastContinue reading “Getting Started with a Growth Chamber: EP14”

Stories of Success and Challenge at Last Resort Farm: EP13

The Ag Engineering podcasts shares a conversation with small scale fruit and vegetable farmers to discuss tools, tips or techniques to improve the sustainability of your farm. This episode chats with Silas Doyle-Burr of Last Resort Farm (lastresortfarm.com) about a time when he felt both successful and challenged farming. Show Notes/Chapters 2:33 When does farmingContinue reading “Stories of Success and Challenge at Last Resort Farm: EP13”