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”

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 MonktonContinue reading “Strawberry Production Systems: Matted Row VS. Plasticulture: EP70”

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 MonktonContinue reading “Walking & Talking about Cover Crops, Greenhouse Tools & Bale Shredders: EP68”

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. Learn something from the show? Let meContinue reading “Precision Planting with the MaterMacc Vacuum Seeder: EP67”

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”