Category: Organic Farming

Organic Farming – the Growth of organic farming

Organic farmer Nick Chambers discusses his view on what the future holds for organic farming.

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Organic Farming – Supplying produce to supermarket chains

[p2p type=”slug” value=”organic-farming-the-growth-of-organic-farming” text=”Next – growth of organics”] Organic Farmer Nick Chambers, discusses how major supermarket chains now actively seek organic produce thus leading to a growth in organic farming.

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Organic Farming – Free range pigs, how to

[p2p type=”slug” value=”organic-farming-supplying-produce-to-supermarket-chains” text=”Next – supplying supermarkets”] Nick Chambers discusses how to farm organic Free range pigs. One of the breeds Nick farms is the rare and endangered Wessex Saddleback pig.

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Organic Farming – Cost of Weed Control for Vegetable crops

[p2p type=”slug” value=”organic-farming-free-range-pigs-how-to” text=”Next – free range pigs”] Organic weed control for vegetable crops can cost 5-10 times that of conventional chemical farming. Nick Chambers discusses the realities of broad acre organic vegetable production.

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Organic Farming – Companion planting to control insects

[p2p type=”slug” value=”organic-farming-cost-of-weed-control-for-vegetable-crops” text=”Next – cost of weed control”] How to control insects pests with companion planting. Nick Chambers discusses how he avoids insect pests on his organic vegetables by using the companion planting method.

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Organic Farming – Weed and insect control in vegetables

[p2p type=”slug” value=”organic-farming-companion-planting-to-control-insects” text=”Next – companion planting to control insects”] How to control weeds and insects organically. Farmer Nick Chambers discusses how he controls weeds and insects in his organic vegetable crops.

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Organic Farming – Why go Organic?

[p2p type=”slug” value=”organic-farming-weed-and-insect-control-in-vegetables” text=”Next – weed and insect control in vegetable gardens”] Many farmers choose to farm organically both for the commercial benefits, and because of the damage they see as a result of chemical farming methods. Nick Chambers of Fernleigh Farms near Daylesford farms organic Beef, pigs and vegetables. In this video he explains […]

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Organic Farming – Why do Free Range Eggs receive a price premium?

[p2p type=”slug” value=”organic-farming-why-go-organic” text=”Next – why go organic?”] Organic Free range poultry farmer, Hans Runn, explains why free range eggs receive a price premium.

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Organic Farming – How to Build sheds for laying hens

[p2p type=”slug” value=”organic-farming-why-do-free-range-eggs-receive-a-price-premium” text=”Next – why free range eggs receive a premium”] How to build your own laying sheds for organic free range hens. Hans Runns discusses his laying shed design and how he supplements his free range egg income with fowl manure.

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Organic Farming – Free Range Eggs, How to

[p2p type=”slug” value=”organic-farming-how-to-build-sheds-for-laying-hens” text=”Next – building sheds for laying hens”] How to farm organic free range laying hens. Hans Runns has a 35 acre property near Ballarat, where he farms 4,000 hens. Hans rotates his birds in a circular motion around his paddocks to keep them on fresh pastures. He also believes younger birds need […]

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