POLYFACE FARM – Joel Salatin

FRESHthemovie

Uploaded on Mar 26, 2009

Check out FRESH, the documentary that stars Joel Salatin, at www.FRESHthemovie.com.

Joel Salatin writes in his website that he is “in the redemption business: healing the land, healing the food, healing the economy, and healing the culture.” And if you visited his farm, you’d know he means it & lives it!

He produces beef, chicken, eggs, turkey, rabbits, and forestry product. Yet, Joel calls himself a grass-farmer, for it is the grass that transform the sun into energy that his animals can then feed on. By closely observing nature, Joel created a rotational grazing system that not only allows the land to heal but also allows the animals to behave the way the were meant to — as in expressing their “chicken-ness” or “pig-ness”, as Joel would say.

http://www.polyfacefarms.com

Food-Matters
Global Climate Change
Environment Ethics
Environment Justice

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