February 2010 - Farmland LP

  • Why Pasture

    I recently had the honor and pleasure of spending a weekend at a retreat that involved many great people, including Wes Jackson of The Land Institute.  One of the highlights for me was when Wes displayed a life-size image comparing two plants, both grasses with edible seeds. This one image explains why Farmland LP uses pasture […]
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  • Nitrogen for Free

    As a kid I remember being impressed by a story of several people adrift in a lifeboat in the open ocean.  After a few days all their fresh water ran out and, in what is surely an horrific irony, they found themselves thirsty while surrounded by water. In some ways this lifeboat predicament is akin to […]
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