Permaculture Soil Science & Solutions KICKSTARTER campaign Matt Powers Rockstar Millennial, high school English and Social Studies Teacher, and Permacutlure Curriculum designer is here to share his amazing journey and passion to teach everyone he can reach about the power of permaculture. Working with some of the most scientific names in the field including Elaine Ingham, David Montgomery and the Geoff Lawton Matt is on a mission to change the way we look at soil in the 21st century.
Matt Powers is an experienced teacher, family guy, author, consultant, farmer, seed saver, plant breeder, musician, blogger, & permaculturist and creator of the permaculture student curriculum and online course.
The Permaculture Student Curriculum is focused on starting resilient small businesses and homesteads from scratch. Students of all ages and families learn through weekly collections of videos, worksheets, coloring pages, projects, activities, & critical thinking with teacher’s guides, recipes, plant focus, seed saving, & Q&A. www.organicgardenerpodcast.com
I wanted to give a little July update, make sure you heard about the Andrew Mefferd interview and giveaway and had the link to win a copy of The Organic No-Till Farming Revolution:High-Production Methods for Small-Scale Farmers
The Organic No-Till Farming Revolution: High-Production Methods for Small-Scale Farmers
Andrew Mefferd drops golden seeds galore as he shares the secrets to no-till organic farming in the 21st century. Not just for farmers a must listen! To win a copy of Andrew’s Book answer this poll where you can enter the raffle.(https://forms.gle/ZHJe4mWfkCTiguyx9) And remember you can get a 20% discount by using the code: garden on a subscription to Andrew’s awesome publication Growing for Market magazine or any of his books or the books in their online store. I know you are going to love this interview as much as I did. Remember to share this episode with a friend! www.organicgardenerpodcast.com
This replay was originally published February 2017. I know you are going to love this guest from Black Swan Organics and Grow Ohio Valley, a nonprofit organization working to improve food justice in Appalachia. Grow Ohio Valley is working to fashion a new economic landscape, one offering increased prosperity, improved health and a better environment.What a great guest to follow up after Jean-Martin Fortier because Danny Swan is basically doing everything JM Talked about and growing delicious nutrient dense food. A great educator and farmer you are going to love this episode as much as I did! www.organicgardenerpodcast.com/danny-swan
So much for raw, I redid this episode because the sound was off in the last one. Also, I have updated the show notes. I’m so excited to talk to my guest from Texas because I’ve been looking for someone to talk to us about Organic Lawn Care! So from Hippie Fertilizing here is Rockstar Millennial AJ Olson! www.organicgardenerpodcast.com
Checkout his website at https://hippiefertilizing.com/
Remember the cart is closing on Friday to sign up for the 2019 Challenge for just $37 you can join us to complete free garden course in 6 weeks! I gave an ONLINE Webinar about creating your own organic oasis and how FREE Garden Course can help you develop your own organic oasis.
You can watch the replay here: https://register.gotowebinar.com/recording/6872136087238942465 (sorry, yes you have to enter an email? It doesn’t get used anywhere)
And you can also learn is the 2019 Organic Gardener Podcast Challenge for you. It’s certainly not for everyone but I think there are a lot of my listeners who want some guided instruction and a cohort to learn along with. There are extra assignments to post in a Secret Private Facebook Group where we will go through the course over 6 weeks and if you get all the work completed you will graduate on Earth Day 2019 with a certificate signed by me!
So I hope you’ll join us here: https://organicgpodcast.samcart.com/products/2019-organic-gardener-podcast-challenge/Thanks always for listening and reading!
Steve Szudera is going to teach a much more in depth class on building your soil health in a live webinar on the 5 Principles of Soil Health Tuesday, Feb 12, 2019. www.organicgardenerpodcast.com
I am so excited to tell you about this awesome Soil Health Summit that my past guest from episode 253 Steve Szudera put together with over 25 Expert Farmers and Gardeners talking about how to care for our soil! www.organicgardenerpodcast.com
Here’s my interview on the High Energy Girl Podcast where I talk about earth friendly practices, growing organic nutrient dense food, and living sustainably. www.organicgardenerpodcast.com
Soil Health Expert Steve Szudera from North Dakota shares his vision to teach others about the benefits of Endomycorrhizal fungi using no-till practices. www.orgaincgardenerpodcast.com