Our mission is to educate people to manage land for a sustainable future. We accomplish this by motivating, connecting, supporting and training farmers, ranchers, and land stewards through the practice of Holistic Management, a Whole Farm/Ranch Planning System that addresses and improves environmental health, sustains economic viability, and enhances the quality of life of farm and ranch communities.
In February, HMI completed our Whole Farm/ Ranch Business Planning Series, offering the financial, marketing, and business planning courses during that month. Lead instructor for this program was … Read More
SPECIAL PRICE -- In honor of the 'International Year of Soils", HMI is offering the PBS Documentary The First Millimeter: Healing the Earth DVD at 50% off all throughout 2015! Only $12.50 + s/h!
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With sustainable farming & ranching, everyone wins
but, only with your help.
With sustainable farming and ranching everyone wins. When land is healthy, it helps improve water and air quality, while providing fresh, local food. All sorts of animals benefit from this type of stewardship, including wildlife and pollinators such as … Read more...
Why care about agriculture?
If you eat food, you should care about how it's grown.
As American Farmland Trust says, without farms, there is no food. It really is that simple. Without sustainable, profitable, farms and ranches, the availability of fresh, local food simply disappears.
While modern farming techniques have proven profitable for many, it has often come at a … Read more...