Farmers emeritus, sharing knowledge, ignorance & experience with receptive hearts and minds. For consultations or conversations regarding ORGANIC & NATURAL SYSTEMS AGRICULTURE phone (559) 673.9058
It has been said that “a job well done brings honor to the task and satisfaction to the soul.” Our 37-year career in production agriculture was marked by an endeavor to present a product superior to conventional produce in flavor, appearance, and ecological costs. Additionally, we took pride in produce grown, harvested and shipped with more care and attention to detail than many large-scale organic operations.
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“Big Hugh” adopted theatrical antics of legend before congress while dramatizing America’s soil erosion crisis throughout Roosevelt’s era. Soil Conservation Service founder Dr. Hugh Hammond Bennett spread a thick bath towel across one committee table over which he dumped a half-pitcher of water in demonstrating how well-covered, well-managed land could absorb heavy, washing rains. The chief then sloshed the remainder over a smooth tabletop, representing bare eroded land, read more…