Posts Tagged ‘sustainable agriculture research and education’

Value Added Marketing: Sheep’s Wool (Video)

Value Added Marketing: Sheep’s Wool  (Video)

Jeanne Carver describes how she came up with the idea of producing sheep’s wool as value added marketing to restore her century old ranch to prosperity.

Water Scarcity on the Texas High Plains: The Ogallala Aquifer (video)

Water Scarcity on the Texas High Plains: The Ogallala Aquifer (video)

It’s one of largest freshwater aquifer’s in the world—and it’s running out in places.

Growing Biodiesel Crops: Some Good Advice (video)

Growing Biodiesel Crops: Some Good Advice (video)

Roger Rainville’s biodiesel production system didn’t come out of an instruction manual or textbook, it developed over a number of years through trial and error.

Energy Independence: On Farm Biodiesel Fuel Production (video)

Energy Independence: On Farm Biodiesel Fuel Production (video)

Roger Rainville is plowing ahead on meeting his own energy needs. He produces his own on-farm biodiesel fuel.

The Story of a Century Old Ranch

The Story of a Century Old Ranch

In partnership with SARE, CUpS filmed the story of Jeanne Carver, and her century old ranch in Shaniko, Oregon.