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FarmShorts: Tara Firma Farms - Chickens
Free range chicken farming is an integral part of creating a Rotational-Cycle-for-Healthy-Soil. This is necessary to keep our soil healthy and to keep our region from becoming a desert. Tara Smith of Tara Firma Farms in Petaluma, California, explains how chickens play their part in pasture rotation,...
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FarmShorts: Tara Firma Farms - Cattle
A healthy Rotational-Cycle-for-Healthy-Soil is necessary to keep our soil healthy and to keep our region from becoming a desert. Tara Smith of Tara Firma Farms in Petaluma, California, explains how the cycle starts with cattle.
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FarmShorts: Stewart Ranch
Friends of Stewart Ranch owners, Paula and Ailene Pritchett Tarap of Napa, California, have asked them why they don’t ditch the farm and plant vineyards instead. They answer that farming is “in their blood.” The ranch is a family tradition, where they raise Belted Galloway cattle. these beautiful bl...
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FarmShorts: Singing Frog Farm
Elizabeth and Paul Kaiser of Singing Frog Farm in Sebastopol, California, are building the soil by using no-till farming. Their work on behalf of pollinators, utilizing hedgerows and wildflowers has garnered them national awards.
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FarmShorts: Black Mountain Farm
Marnie Jackson of Black Mountain Farm in Nicasio, California, moved to the country to reconnect with her childhood. She farms and works with fiber to create beautiful and memorable items. Black Mountain also uses pasture rotation to nurture healthy soil.
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FarmShorts: Green String Farm
Green String Farm proprietor, Bob Cannard, uses his farm in Petaluma, California, to teach others about connecting to the earth and the sources of their food. The Green String Farm store is built on the idea that good food should be as affordable and healthy as possible - and shared with all.

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