Tag: sustainable agriculture

  • Jon Cohen – Deep Meadow Farm: EP1

    Jon Cohen – Deep Meadow Farm: EP1

    In this episode we’re visiting with Jon Cohen of Deep Meadow Farm where they grow ~50acres of mixed vegetables on the Connecticut river in Ascutney Vermont.  Our conversation starts off by the farm stand wanders towards the greenhouses before moving to the brassica field. Jon shares what he likes and dislikes about the wizard vacuum […]

  • Custom Beiler/Rimol Greenhouses with Roll-up End Walls: EP54

    Custom Beiler/Rimol Greenhouses with Roll-up End Walls: EP54

    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 Gabby & Henry of Old Road Farm (oldroadfarmvt.com) to talk about their decisions for greenhouses on their farm.  Take a Look at […]

  • Love ’em or Hate ’em – Caterpillar Tunnels: EP01

    In this episode we talk with Taylor and Jake of Footprint Farm (footprintfarmvt.com) where we discuss their viewpoint on cat tunnels now that they’ve used them for several years.  Show Notes Some Farms like them and do them well, others not so much! The NRCS High tunnel grant enabled quick upgrades from these cheap structures […]

  • The Ag Engineering Podcast – Sample Episode: EP0

    Hello friends and farmers! I am excited to share a new idea and am looking for your feedback and support! Today, I am releasing Episode 0 of the UVM Extension Ag Engineering Podcast! This is a short form audio segment on tools, tips, and techniques to improve the sustainability of your farm. This is a […]