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For Texas growers who want to sell to grocery retailers and major distributors, a written farm food-safety plan is mandatory. This webinar, "Food Safety for Organic Growers in Texas," addresses the basics of a farm safety plan and how to get GAP certified. It also provides an update on revisions to the Food Safety Modernization Act. Presenters are Susie Marshall, President of the Texas Organic Farmers and Gardeners Association (TOFGA) and Dr. Juan Anciso, Extension Specialist in Vegetables and Citrus, Texas A & M University. The webinar was being funded by USDA-Rural Development.
Join the Kitchen Diva and the Texas Organic Farmers & Gardeners Association as she learns how to line dance and shows how to handle a feathered boa, all while informing us about the wonders of vegetarian cooking and organic foods. To learn more about TOFGA, go to www.tofga.org
Organic Goat Farming in Texas - At Oba Farms in Greenville Texas we are 100% naturally feed goats. We sell goat meat, chickens and eggs. Call today (469) 450-0556 ! Good for meat goat, We believe that eating Locally Grown, grass fed Goat Meat provides a significant variety of benefits. Studies have shown that locally sourced and natural fed animals have more nutrients than infused with growth enhanced food . Studies also show that people who have allergies to foods or preservatives often find their symptoms lessen or go away all together when they eat only locally sourced and organic foods! If you are looking for goats for sale in the Dallas / Fort Worth area, find locally sourced Goat Meat and goats for sale at Oba Farms in Greenville, Texas. visit us online : http://www.obafarms.weeb...
Hosted by NCAT Agriculture Specialist Robert Maggiani and Mary Ellen Holliman, Coordinator for Organic Certification with the Texas Department of Agriculture, will explain TDA's new fee structure for organic certification, demonstrate tools on TDA website that applicants may use to calculate fees, provide an overview of the National Organic Program Cost-share Program, and answer your questions. Whether you are just exploring certification as an option, transitioning to organic production, or already certified, this webinar will be packed with practical advice.
This clip not only showcases our four+ year old garden in its most amazing state ever, but also includes tips on how to plant okra starters and the best ways to stake and prune tomato plants. We also show a 2017 improved version of our bitter melon (goya) net wall, as well as some picked samples of figs, tomatoes, and peppers.
Here is an update to our previous videos of our 2012 Spring Vegetable Garden. Now you can see detailed view of what we have growing and us harvesting some good thing that are ready to eat.... See more at our blog http://www.thelifeandtimesofthemarshalls.com © Brandon Marshall. All rights reserved. Any unauthorized broadcasting, public performance, copying or re-recording will constitute an infringement of copyright.
A short film looking at how Shillingford Organics farms vegetables organically, using sensitive and environmentally friendly methods of pest control and improving soil fertility. Film produced by Ben Vallack from http://filmmaking.phototropic.co.uk
Texas Organic is an Organics Recycling, Wood Grinding, and Composting Service. We provide composts, mulches, and premium soil blends for Tyler and Northeast Texas. We also provide Material delivery, on-site grinding, hydroseeding and blower truck services for East Texas and the DFW area.
My wife Hiromi and I hope you like this third installment of our ever changing seasonal organic garden, along with the tips we provide!
This clip not only shows off our garden's excellent current state, but also give tips on how to: sow edamame seeds directly into the ground, sow goya (bitter melon) seeds after being in a damp Ziplock bag for a week, get seeds from the garden for next year, and how some seeds do better sown in starter containers...plus Tonda carrot harvest!
See more at http://www.thelifeandtimesofthemarshalls.com/ After getting home from work, I realized we needed to harvest all the Cabbage, and then found that we had much more to pick in our Spring Vegetable Garden! Need recommendation for theme song for next video, I just threw this one together fast.
John from http://www.growingyourgreens.com/ takes you to Irving, Texas to share with you Braga Farm, an urban garden turned into an urban farm that makes $500 a week on less a little over three-quarters of an acre of land. In this episode, you will discover some of the techniques and crops that are being grown on this urban farm that allows them to make $500 a week after only 6 months of starting their small scale farm. John will take you on a tour of the farm, showing you many of the different growing areas, and how they are able to grow vegetables under the shade of trees. You will discover an eco-friendly and affordable substitute to shade cloth you can compost when it has worn out. You will learn how you can create your own compost, and find many free and local resources for ...
One of the things we love most about RVing are all of the interesting people that we get to meet along the way. But that doesn't just happen while RVing. We met the Findeisen Family of Erbe Ranch at the Fulshear Farmers Market quite a while ago. We enjoy shopping at Farmers Markets as much for the interesting folks that we meet as for the fresh, organic food. The Findeisens took an unconventional route to becoming organic, sustainable farmers. In this video, Brian Findeisen and his son, Carter, tell the story about their family farm and why getting away from the city life and getting back to their roots is worth all of the hard work that comes with being a farmer. To learn more about Erbe Farms, check out our full write-up: https://rvtexasyall.com/blog-interesting-folks/erbe-ranch-cat-...
Support this Project on Kickstarter: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/7575422/farming-for-your-future-growing-aquaponics-and-sup We use the Most Sustainable form of Agriculture on the Planet - Join us in Growing Organic Foods with Fewer Resources. Overview: This project is all about forward motion and improvement! Our mission is simple: to practice agriculture in the most wholesome ways – nurturing the lands that we ask to feed us while developing Aquaponics. We are not only certified Organic but practice the most sustainable farming methods known today. The Farming Fish is a leader in the growing field of commercial Aquaponics. With a one quarter acre greenhouse, we are the largest organic aquaponics farm in the US. Our farm is pretty amazing, we’re showing every day, bringing ...