At Pajaro Pastures, we are actively growing our local food system through: high-quality food production, educational farm tours, ecological consulting services, and bio-regional collaboration.
Myth busting everyday. Feed the soil and it will feed you. Organic agriculture is not inherently sustainable. Its a trademarked word owned by the USDA. Sustainability is rooted in producer-consumer integrity not your ability to pay and conform to third-party government-sanctioned standards. Have an authentic relationship with your local producers and their practices/philosophy become less of a mystery. ... See MoreSee Less
"One of the biggest modern myths about agriculture is that organic farming is inherently sustainable. It can be, but it isn’t necessarily. After all, soil erosion from chemical-free tilled fields undermined the Roman Empire and other ancient societies around the world. Other agricultural myths hinder recognizing the potential to restore degraded soils to feed the world using fewer agrochemicals." theconversation.com/healthy-soil-is-the-real-key-to-feeding-the-world-75364 Via The Conversation Canada
Great quote about Mother Nature making it all happen. Our soils bring us life and take us through death. I'm reminded of another quote "A nation that destroys its' topsoil destroys itself" ... See MoreSee Less
Same goes for chickens and goats. Truly amazing to see grasslands thrive. ... See MoreSee Less
Great video narrated by Michael Pollan discussing regenerative agriculture and emphasizing the importance of soils in addressing climate change. Thanks to Soil Solutions for such great work! More by them at www.soilsolutions.com youtu.be/NxqBzrx9yIE zero