All I want for Christmas is…

Gotta love this time of year eh? Everyone wants everything yesterday, hefty decisions required around presents, hams, salads,who’s buying the grog and ‘who is going where?’ for xmas day! Who needs the stress, right? While I’m tempted to do a ‘BA HUMBUG’ on xmas sometimes, it important to put a full stop on one year

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Hallelujah! Have you seen the Headlines?

Farmers are the HEROES of the Low Carbon Economy “It has been reported that Farmers hold the key to lowering carbon emissions and storing carbon in trees and soils. As stewards of 65% of the Land Mass, Farmers now have the dual role of providing food and fibre AND lowering greenhouse gas emissions.” The report

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But wait, THERE’S MORE!!

So, we know Farmers are Heroes of the Climate Mitigation Solution using our soils, vegetation and crops, and we know that our domesticated grass eaters are our co-creators of this New Farming win/win Paradigm. We know that others are taking notice — Many ‘Regenerative Agriculture’ groups are taking this knowledge to farmers in Australia and

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WELL, actually, the Best Environmentalist is any herding/grass eating animal…

The cow is an easily understood animal – or should I say misunderstood animal?    After all, if we all eat no meat, we’ll have less emissions from those dastardly cow ‘methane machines’, and those dreadful hoofs will stop degrading the land, right? Now I know there are many people reading this that could easily

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THE BEST ENVIRONMENTALIST I KNOW IS A COW

A subscriber of ours sent us the piece below – it’s a different perspective on why cows [and indeed, any herding or grass eating animals] just may be the best environmentalists. BY Vineet Sahai (New Delhi, India)   No creation on earth exhales oxygen except Cow. Only cow has 4 stomach/chambers for digestion. It is a

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So what’s the elephant in the room?

And G’day to all the ‘Carbon Farming Artists’ out there.   I had much furious agreement with that posture – and many great comments about the Carbon Farming Handbook – please feel free to ask for one by return email if you didn’t get your copy!   Back to the future: What’s this ‘Elephant in the Room’?

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The Art of Carbon Farming for Regenerative Agriculture

Yes, you read correctly – the ART of Carbon Farming. I know, I know, it relies on the ‘science’ of the soil and farming. It is well known that more carbon in the soil will improve water holding capacity and soil structure – those wonderful ‘co-benefits’ of being a carbon farmer. AND this through the magic of photosynthesis

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