Kirsten Couevas started Sublime Pastures, a small diversified farm near Adelino, New Mexico, with her then husband, Nathan, in 2018. Over the years they were able to grow their operation with their owned and leased land. When Kirsten and Nathan divorced in 2022, Kirsten continued the farm on her ... Read More
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HMI’s 6-Day Regen Ag School at Texas Leo Ranch a Huge Success!
By combining seasoned instructors and facilitators, motivated participants, case studies, real ranching scenarios, on-site visits, and practical observation of Holistic Planned Grazing in action HMI and the Dixon Water Foundation hosted an outstanding 6 days of community building, learning, and ... Read More
New Zealand Profitable Eco-Agriculture Book Now Available
John King is a long-time HMI Certified Educator who lives in Christchurch, New Zealand. He has contributed numerous articles for HMI’s publication IN PRACTICE and has written for such publications as ACRES USA and The New Zealand Farmer. This year, he took the plunge and published his own book ... Read More
New Regenerative Ranching Book Now Available!
Fifteen years ago, I headed up to Canada to observe Don Campbell teach a Holistic Management course for six days. The way Don taught that course blew my mind and changed the way I have taught producers ever since. If you have been struggling to understand how to implement Holistic Management, look ... Read More
Ready For Rain
With a historically wet winter behind them, California farmers are still feeling the effects of "too much of a good thing." With excess rain has come flooding with ruined crops or delayed planting. But many regenerative agriculture and Holistic Management producers have been able to use the ... Read More
Net Profit of $1000/Acre
Long-time Holistic Management practitioner Kevin Fulton from near Litchfield, Nebraska has been able to increase land productivity and decrease input costs so that he can net $1,000/acre on his corn cropland. He has made as much as $1400/acre in net profit on his soybean fields using a combination ... Read More
Book Review: Grass-Fed Beef for a Post-Pandemic World
Long-time holistic grazier Ridge Shinn and writer and environmentalist Lynne Pledger have recently added their book to the list of books explaining how grassfed protein can be good for human, animal, and planetary health. Their book is particularly timely given its post-pandemic publication and ... Read More
Holistic Management IN PRACTICE Course Results
Guest Blog by Wayne Knight Participating as an instructor and facilitator at HMI’s 5-day workshop with Certified Educators Kirk Gadzia and Linda Pechin-Long in Bernalillo, New Mexico from November 7-11, 2022 was in some ways a trip down memory lane for me because I got to see our participants ... Read More