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Seaweed? Fisherman discovers 'underwater field of marijuana' in Chile - The Single Seed Centre. It has been reported that a fisherman has discovered an 'underwater field of marijuana' off the Chilean coast whilst fishing last week.

Seaweed? Fisherman discovers 'underwater field of marijuana' in Chile - The Single Seed Centre

This 'seaweed' has never been seen before in nature. The fisherman is believed to have been fishing for turbot when he caught unidentified vegetation in his net, which was later identified by marine biologists at the Chilean Aquaculture Centre as a strain of cannabis sativa. The strain has been affectionately named 'Amigo de pescador' by locals, which roughly translates to Fisherman's Friend in English. Research suggests that a naturally occurring genetic defect in the plant, coupled with small hydrothermal vents in the proximity and epipelagic location, have created serendipitous growing conditions that you wouldn't find anywhere in nature and would be difficult to reproduce artificially.

Camila Rojas, a marine biologist, told us this: "It's a very unusual occurrence. Read our new story: Does marijuana give you psychic abilities? Seaweed? Fisherman discovers 'underwater field of marijuana' in Chile - The Single Seed Centre. Organic lawn care. Soil Ammendment. Indoor farm. Emergency Space Heater. Hydronic. Aquaponic fishes. Vertical Hydroponics. Edible Flower. Medicinal Herbs Technique. Benefits and Uses for Epsom Salt. Epsom salts are one of those things I’d always heard about and seen at the drug store, but never really bothered to look into for some reason.

Benefits and Uses for Epsom Salt

But once I became pregnant with our first baby, I quickly learned about and really appreciated the benefits of a healing, relaxing bath with epsom salts (both during pregnancy and for postpartum care!). Since then I’ve come across so many other wonderful uses for epsom salt! Tryon Life Community Farm. Tryon Life Community Farm extends a special invitation to all communities of faith: Come share your unique wisdom here at TLC farm.

Tryon Life Community Farm

We welcome all efforts to inspire dialogue, generate workshops, and spawn ceremonies that inter-activate our highest spiritual potential. How does your community root itself in its relationship to the earth? 47th Avenue Farm. 47th Avenue Farm. Cnrg. Connecting people, farms, and food. FarmsNext Internship Description. FarmsNext is a full season farm internship program combining hands-on training and skill-based education in sustainable agriculture for aspiring farmers and ranchers.

FarmsNext Internship Description

Through an innovative and cooperative model, FarmsNext combines up to 1500 hours of field training with a mentor farmer, 75 hours of classroom learning with agricultural professionals and expert farmers, 15 tours of local farms, and opportunities for farm-based independent study on a diverse network of commercial family farms across Oregon’s agricultural communities. Chapter locations include the Rogue Valley, South Willamette, Portland and Central Oregon. FarmsNext is an immersive experience that will leave students with a deeper understanding of sustainable agriculture, a foundation of entrepreneurial skills, and practical knowledge to plan for and start their own farming operation. Students will live and work full-time on a host farm, receive ongoing training, and learn in-depth skills from their mentor farmer. 1. 2. 3. FarmsNOW Program Description. Zenger Farm. Organic Farm School. The Organic Farm School Come learn the skills you need to become an organic farmer!

Organic Farm School

Intro page | Student Testimonials | Photos | Staff/Contact | Organic Seed Project | Apply. Western Sustainable Agriculture Research & Education (SARE) Farm Internship Curriculum and Handbook. Home > Master Publication List > Western Sustainable Agriculture Research & Education (SARE) Farm Internship Curriculum and Handbook > Western SARE Farm Internship Handbook It is the responsibility of prospective interns to take all necessary precautions when interviewing for or accepting positions, and any intern is solely responsible for obtaining necessary information concerning host farms, using caution and common sense.

Western Sustainable Agriculture Research & Education (SARE) Farm Internship Curriculum and Handbook

It is the responsibility of host farms to be aware of federal and state labor laws related to securing interns or apprentices. NCAT hosts the following information only as a public service, and statements do not imply any recommendation by NCAT, its ATTRA project, or USDA. Table of Contents. Rogue Farm Corps. Selected NESFI Publications - Bookstore : Publications. Zenger Farm. From tending crops to teaching kids, volunteers are essential members of our team.

Zenger Farm

Learn about volunteers accomplishments and read volunteer spotlights here. Then take a look at the opportunities below and complete our Volunteer Application form. We'll contact you within two weeks. OFS Booklet 2014. Farm Intern Guide FINAL w covers. Programs and Certificates. National Sustainable Agriculture Information Service. Beginning Farmer Business Planning, Marketing, and Sheep and Goat Resources. Home > Beginning Farmer Business Planning, Marketing, and Sheep, Goat & Poultry Resources Are you a beginning farmer?

Beginning Farmer Business Planning, Marketing, and Sheep and Goat Resources

Do you want to expand your markets? Do you want to add sheep, goats, or poultry to your operation? The resources on this page will help you develop a business plan, marketing plan and provide you with information and worksheets to help you meet your farm goals. Many of the resources have been developed as narrated presentations. Funded by USDA's Outreach and Assistance to Socially Disadvantaged Farmers and Ranchers (OASDFR) program (Project # 2009-00705), part of the National Institute of Food and Agriculture. Do you have any questions or comments about this project? Please contact: Rex Dufour (Project Coordinator) NCAT, The National Center for Appropriate Technology P.O.

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Start Farming

New Farmer Q&A - For New Farmers : New Farmer Q and A. Northeast Beginning Farmer Project. Getting Started in Farming. Become a Farmer at Natural Harvest Farm. We are looking for one or two young growers who want to run their own operation here at Natural Harvest Farm.

Become a Farmer at Natural Harvest Farm

This is a great opportunity for someone who wants to begin their own farm, but who doesn’t have the money to buy or lease a farm. This is a long-term opportunity (perhaps a lifetime), and we want to find people who are committed to sustainable agriculture and respect for the land. The following is an example of the agreement between grower and the life tenants on the farm: Time period for agreement: This is an on-going agreement without an expiration date. A review of this agreement will be conducted annually in December.Purpose of agreement: Tilth Producers of Washington. Internship Application Packet 1.