Joel Salatin on Farming

Joel Salatin from Polyface Farms delivering the keynote address at the 2nd annual Ancestral Health Symposium. Polyface, Inc. is a family owned, multi-generational, pasture-based, beyond organic, local-market farm and informational outreach in Virginia’s Shenandoah Valley. Joel F. Salatin (born 1957) is an American farmer, lecturer, and author whose books include You Can Farm and Fields […]

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Backyard Organic Vegetable Gardening with Phil Nauta, the Smiling Gardener

Did you ever want a quick introduction to backyard organic vegetable gardening? Phil Nauta (the Smiling Gardener) just released an online organic gardening course on Organic Life Guru about how to round out your backyard organic gardening skills for personal use or larger production. Phil didn’t know what ‘organic’ was until 2005, when he completed […]

The Boulder Forest Garden

Growing Community Naturally The Boulder Forest Garden in Boulder, MT is a place where community can come together and learn about creating living food systems. Publics works projects can be difficult and selling permaculture to the masses a challenge but grass-roots efforts are working in a small Montana community.  A group of master gardeners and […]

Zero to Food Forest in 4 Months

We followed Michael Pilarski with a video camera as he planted 1/8 of an acre of grassy field and turned it into a medicinal food forest. The material from that experience became his online video course on how to grow a medicinal food forest. This video shows the young food forest at only 4 months […]

Medicinal Plants You Can Grow – Adaptogens

In this video Michael Pilarski talks about the amazing Cape Gooseberry plant and it’s medicinal qualities. Cape Goosebery is also known as: physalis peruviana golden berry husk cherry incan berry ground cherry What is an Adaptogen? Adaptogens or adaptogenic plants: whereby administration of the plants results in stabilization of physiological processes and promotion of homeostasis, […]

Urban Agriculture | Growing Food Project Documentary

Growing Food Project explores Melbourne’s local food movement and some of the city’s community food projects. The Growing Food Project is a short documentary written & directed by Rasha Tayeh and explores Melbourne’s local food movement and community food initiatives, where people are coming together to build local, fair and sustainable food systems. Find out […]

Farming with Nature Permaculture Styke with Sepp Holtzer

A great video to learn about the life’s work of permaculture leader Sepp Holtzer. More Sep Holzer Videos… Also here’s a vast collection of other Sepp Holzer related permaculture videos for you to enjoy: [tubepress mode=”tag” tagValue=”sep holzer permaculture”]

New course with Toby Hemenway!

Permaculture Design for Conserving Water Organic Life Guru is pleased to announce its newest course: Permaculture Design for Conserving Water with Toby Hemenway.  This course introduces the ecological design approach known as permaculture and shows how it can be used to create water-wise landscapes in dry climates. Toby approaches water conservation through his 8 water-wise […]

Permaculture Principles with Michael Pilarski

We’ve just released a new course with Michael Pilarski on the fundamental permacultre principles. Michael Pilarski is a permaculture educator and organizer of the Inland Northwest Permaculture Guild. The Permaculture Principles course outline An Introduction to Permaculture Principles Permaculture Principle 1: Ethics Permaculture Principle 2: Multiple Functions for Single Elements Permaculture Principle 3: Multiple Elements […]

Sepp Holzer Permaculture Documentary

The Agro Rebel Video Synopsis Sepp Holzer, the Austrian farmer and forester practices “permaculture” a different kind of farming on his mountain property. With this certain form of organic-agriculture, he is very convincing and successfully. Contrary to all conventional rules and despite annual average temperatures of 4.5°C and an altitude of between 900m-1400m, he cultivates […]