Creative Destruction - Honest Conversations About Farming, Business, and Life

Today I talk to first year farmer Charles Mayfield of Mayfield Pastures about how he's managing to balance life and business and a full time job with the part time job - farming. 

View the show notes for this episode and all previous GFL episodes.

Interested in starting your own farm? If so, check out the Farm Business Essentials Intensive.

Direct download: GFL_74_2017_CMayfield.mp3
Category:permaculture,agriculture,farming -- posted at: 3:00am PDT

As of September 24, 2017 this podcast will no longer air on the Creative Destruction [Permaculture Voices] feed.

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DO THE WORK PODCAST:
A daily documentary of my life, behind Permaculture Voices blending together fatherhood, business, organization, and life hacking to make it all work.  

Produced by podcaster, entrepreneur and dad of three daughters - Diego Footer.

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DO THE WORK PODCAST:

A daily documentary of my life, behind Permaculture Voices blending together fatherhood, business, organization, and life hacking to make it all work.  

Produced by podcaster, entrepreneur and dad of three daughters - Diego Footer.

Support the show at http://www.permaculturevoices.com/support

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Direct download: DTW_D422_09232017_pastcircle.mp3
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DO THE WORK PODCAST:

A daily documentary of my life, behind Permaculture Voices blending together fatherhood, business, organization, and life hacking to make it all work.  

Produced by podcaster, entrepreneur and dad of three daughters - Diego Footer.

Support the show at http://www.permaculturevoices.com/support

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Direct download: DTW_D421_09222017_schedulereal.mp3
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Today my guest Gloria Flora will helps shed some light on the reality of biochar.  Gloria’s the founder and past director of the US Biochar initiative, so she has an extensive knowledge base when it comes to biochar, but she’s also worked for the US Forest Service and she’s a permaculturalist, so she gets how biochar fits into the larger whole.  

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Direct download: VOC_235_GloriaFlora.mp3
Category:permaculture,agriculture,farming -- posted at: 3:00am PDT

DO THE WORK PODCAST:

A daily documentary of my life, behind Permaculture Voices blending together fatherhood, business, organization, and life hacking to make it all work.  

Produced by podcaster, entrepreneur and dad of three daughters - Diego Footer.

Support the show at http://www.permaculturevoices.com/support

Listen to more episodes at http://www.permaculturevoices.com/podcast

Direct download: DTW_D420_09212017_litmustest.mp3
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DO THE WORK PODCAST:

A daily documentary of my life, behind Permaculture Voices blending together fatherhood, business, organization, and life hacking to make it all work.  

Produced by podcaster, entrepreneur and dad of three daughters - Diego Footer.

Support the show at http://www.permaculturevoices.com/support

Listen to more episodes at http://www.permaculturevoices.com/podcast

Direct download: DTW_D419_09202017_smallsimple.mp3
Category:permaculture,agriculture,farming -- posted at: 10:00pm PDT

In this episode Ray Tyler of Rose Creek Farms will talk about how his farm has dealt changes on the farm as it evolved.  He’ll also talk about how they tackle farm problems and deal with season extension.  It’s a practical look at what happens behind the scenes - because things always don’t go as planned and that tool that you bought, doesn’t always work as well as expected.

View the show notes for this episode and all previous Farm Small, Farm Smart episodes.

Learn how to start a microgreens business in Chris Thoreau's Build Your Microgreen Business Workshop.

Keep learning with these two great audiobooks:
The Market Gardener by JM Fortier
The Urban Farmer by Curtis Stone 

Increase farm efficiency with the Paperpot Transplanter.

Direct download: FSFS_114_2017_RayTyler.mp3
Category:permaculture,agriculture,farming -- posted at: 3:00am PDT

DO THE WORK PODCAST:

A daily documentary of my life, behind Permaculture Voices blending together fatherhood, business, organization, and life hacking to make it all work.  

Produced by podcaster, entrepreneur and dad of three daughters - Diego Footer.

Support the show at http://www.permaculturevoices.com/support

Listen to more episodes at http://www.permaculturevoices.com/podcast

Direct download: DTW_D418_09192017_touchones.mp3
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DO THE WORK PODCAST:

A daily documentary of my life, behind Permaculture Voices blending together fatherhood, business, organization, and life hacking to make it all work.  

Produced by podcaster, entrepreneur and dad of three daughters - Diego Footer.

Support the show at http://www.permaculturevoices.com/support

Listen to more episodes at http://www.permaculturevoices.com/podcast

Direct download: DTW_D417_09182017_321email.mp3
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