We dig into the foundations of JM’s production model, from high fertility to an emphasis on weed prevention, and how that model has translated to more acres on his new project. JM reflects on the changed constraints with his new farm, and we discuss the lessons that JM has learned about personnel with a much larger crew and a different role for himself.
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Quotes from the Show
When you put a quick-acting nitrogen base, most crops will develop their leaf systems, like a broccoli, let's say, as it develops the broccoli because it has a lot of good nitrogen. Then it's equipped because it has a lot of solar gain because of this big canopy. Then it can go down with its roots and get what the broccoli wants from the compost.