Tag: Agriculture

Ag Minute #988 Why Farmers Apply Lime (Air Date 1-26-20)
Ag PhD Show #1138 (Air Date 1-26-20)
Iron Talk #1138 2 x 2 Fertilizer Placement (Air Date 1-26-20)
YorkTalks 2020: The mountains and people of Africa: creating a sustainable future from the ground up

YorkTalks 2020: The mountains and people of Africa: creating a sustainable future from the ground up

By Micah Moen 0 Comment January 20, 2020

So I’m going to look, really, at some of the work we’ve been doing across will largely focus on East Africa. And then very towards the end of the talk, talk a little bit about some of the work going across the university across the African continent. So we just initially look at a topographic […]

Natural Stream Restoration: Restoring Streams (Part III)
Farm Basics #1136 Reclaiming Last Year’s Flooded Ground (Air Date 1-12-20)
AMALFI COAST LEMON | A “How Does it Grow?” Special: THE FLYING FARMER

AMALFI COAST LEMON | A “How Does it Grow?” Special: THE FLYING FARMER

By Micah Moen 100 Comments January 19, 2020

(Music) On Italy’s Amalfi Coast, there’s a food farmed nowhere else on Earth. Caring for it requires fearlessness, breathtaking agility, and a deep connection to the land. This is a young man’s trade but it’s done almost entirely by old men, and I’ve come here to meet one of the greats. (Music) Gigino just turned […]

Ag PhD Show #1136 (Air Date 1-12-20)
Anti desertification and reforestation with the Growboxx® plant cocoon

Anti desertification and reforestation with the Growboxx® plant cocoon

By Micah Moen 8 Comments January 14, 2020

Groasis’ biodegradable plant cocoon: the Growboxx® ‘lower cost – less water – faster growth’ The inexpensive disposable biodegradable plant cocoon of Groasis, called the Growboxx®, is made from recycled paper. You can plant shrubs, trees and/or vegetables without using irrigation, resulting in 90% less water used when compared to drip irrigation. The Growboxx® creates a […]

Nature and More Grower: Javier Moreno

Nature and More Grower: Javier Moreno

By Micah Moen 0 Comment January 13, 2020

My name is Javier Moreno Contreras. I’m a producer of organic persian limes. We’ve been working on this project for approximately 8 years. Why do we produce organic limes? We do it because we feel for it; we love it. It’s been a difficult project but we’re proud of what we’ve accomplished because we’re sending […]