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Normally, picking beans, strawberries, and pickling cucumbers by hand is demanding work. With this unusual device, that job has become a little easier for workers on Bi-Zi Farms in Vancouver, Washington.
Manuel Recio, of Veridian Farms, shows us some of the uncommon types of beans that he grows from the Basque region of Spain and Southern France. One of the beans shown in this video are grown by only 9 farmers in the world!
Is dairy farming right for you? In this video, dairyman, Garry Hansen shares his perspective of the lifestyle, what he loves about being a dairy farmer.
Lucia Barbato of the Texas Tech University Center for Geospatial Technology explains the various maps of the Texas High Plains region. The Ogallala Aquifer formed millions of years ago, and no longer has an effective recharge capacity. This finite, fossil water resource will one-day run dry.
In this video, Lon Rombough talks about his efforts to produce a satisfactory stoneless plum, and the earlier work of legendary plant breeder Luther Burbank who was the first to partially successful in developing two stoneless plum varieties.
Jeanne Carver describes how her ranching business had to come up with a new marketing approach to address declining markets and competition from overseas.
From one organic dairyman’s perspective, healthy soil translates into healthy dairy cows, and ultimately tastier, and more nutritious milk.
Master Gardener Jen Aron talks about the different insectary plants she has in her garden, and the beneficial insects they attract.
Master Gardener Jen Aron talks about her favorite cover crop: buckwheat.
Dustin Olsen of The Mushroomery in Lebanon, Oregon shares some tips for growing a variety of mushrooms in your own backyard.