farming

Posted by admin on July 11, 2013 in Eco, Nourish
We are very happy to welcome back Joel Salatin to the Speakeasy at Wanderlust California to discuss the challenges of today’s farming system and the way to “feeding the world.”  Salatin, owner of Polyface Farms in Virginia’s Shenandoah Valley, is a third generation organic farmer who is a key contributor to revolutionizing farming and how we eat.  In a recent interview with Reno press,...
Posted by Guest Scribe on April 22, 2013 in Eco, Nourish
by The Heart Growers "What can I do?"  It's a question that we all ask ourselves at some point.  You may even have read sustainable farming leader, Joel Salatin, posing the same question recently in his Guest Scribe post here in the WanderlustJournal.  Many people have spent the better part of their lives asking that same question, and if there is one thing that we can all...
Posted by Guest Scribe on April 4, 2013 in Eco
"What can I do?"  Perhaps the most common question people ask me, this simple request is filled with angst and hidden perceptions.  Often a sigh accompanies the question, kind of a resignation to the power and position of the current food and farming paradigm.   Often the question indicates a the hopelessness of a single person fighting city hall.  When we look...
Posted by admin on November 30, 2012 in Inspiration, Community
The New York Times says he's "Virginia's most multifaceted agrarian since Thomas Jefferson [and] the high priest of the pasture", Salatin calls himself an environmentalist capitalist lunatic farmer, and we call him a heck of a good time!  We were thrilled to have this outspoken and animated pioneer in beyond-organic farming visit us at Wanderlust Vermont in Stratton, VT in June of 2012. In...