Podcast: Starting A Perennial Fruit Farm

Author: Jordan Marr  •  Date: September 30, 2016  •  Appears in: Community, Farmers

Podcast: Starting A Perennial Fruit Farm

In this episode of The Ruminant, Jordan explores the concept of a perennial farm. Jim Riddle and Joyce Ford from Blue Fruit Farm Minnesota talk about whey they switched to perennial crops from annual market veggies, considerations for establishing a farm like his, and how he and Joyce have approached their marketing. Have a listen to Jim going into detail about each crop he grows on the farm and check out this document that summarizes his farm's production. Learn more at www.bluefruitfarm.com.

Jordan Marr


Jordan Marr is an organic veggie grower and a podcaster in Peachland, British Columbia. His podcast, The Ruminant, is for people who care about how food ends up on our tables. It vacillates between a broad view of food politics, culture, and security, and a much more narrow focus on the practical aspects of farming and gardening. Jordan also blogs at theruminant.ca.
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