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