Earth Day: Farming in Nature's Image

Earth Day: Farming in Nature's Image
One of our mentors in Regenerative Agriculture, Gabe Brown, has a quote we live by: “If you want to make small changes, change the way you do things. If you want to make BIG changes, change the way you see things.”   Gabe Brown continues this thought with ideas that are familiar...

What does it mean to me to be a 9th generation family farmer?

What does it mean to me to be a 9th generation family farmer?
It means we have experience. Wisdom passed down for generations. It means we are tuned into the natural world and our own instincts.  Sure, we've made a lot of mistakes over the years but they say an expert is merely someone who has made all possible errors within a very...

Better Together

Better Together
Singing Pastures Farm raises heritage breed pigs in the grassy fields of coastal Maine. Ninth-generation farmers (and co-owners) Holly and John Arbuckle are committed to the regenerative practices that keep the farm thriving year after year. The farm name comes straight from nature—the constant song and orchestra of activity from...

Doing the Most Good through Regenerative Farming

Doing the Most Good through Regenerative Farming
Doing the Most Good through Regenerative Farming.   During college I took a trip along the West Coast.  I hitch-hiked up through the Redwood trees in California and spent the better part of a week tromping about the huge, dripping trees.  I continued hitch-hiking up the coast on the way to...