Twelve NY farmers discuss how they financed their start-up and offer tips for those just beginning.
Whether you want to grow food for your own use or start a small farm, knowledge and skills are essential. This video talks about why it is so important that you make the choice to eat right and take control of your food processes
Out to Pasture contrasts industrial-style confined animal production with farms that raise food animals outdoors in diversified operations, striving to be sustainable.
One way to organize the many things you have to do when starting a farm.
Starting out with zero experience Matt Romero has developed a hugely successful small scale farming operation. Matt spent many years as an executive chef before giving it up to start farming eight years ago.
For many, a bowl of rice is a simple trip to the supermarket. Rarely do we think about the production of our food. The documentary shows a typical day in the life of a rice farmer and the laborious process of rice farming.
"Life of a Farmer" features farmers of different ages on farms of different sizes and types. The documentary features the values and traditions they have in common and the challenges of adapting to new technologies, passing the farm to the next generation and lessons learned from a life on the farm.