Grassfed Life

By Diego Footer

Weekly insights for small farmers and aspiring farm based entrepreneurs who want to earn a living on the land doing something that they care about. A weekly show that tracks the farm season featuring two hosts: Darby Simpson and Diego Footer of Permaculture Voices. We focus on small family farming, grass based livestock, pastured poultry, grassfed beef, pastured pigs, farmsteading, farm sales and marketing, and work-life balance.

  1. 1.
    Ask Darby: Practical Thoughts on Farrowing Pigs
    6:02
  2. 2.
    Ask Darby: How to Begin Selling from a Farmstead
    11:06
  3. 3.
    Farm Marketing: Real World Proven Strategies with Darby Simpson
    3:20:36
  4. 4.
    How to Sell More Meat for More Money - Simple Easy to Use Ideas (GFL147)
    1:08:18
  5. 5.
    Farming with 40 to 100 Acres (Ask Darby)
    11:21
  6. 6.
    Thoughts on Farrowing Pigs on Farm (Ask Darby)
    7:27
  7. 7.
    Should I Raise Kune Kune Pigs? (Ask Darby)
    10:39
  8. 8.
    How to Produce More Product Faster for a Rapidly Growing Customer Base (GFL146)
    1:40:18
  1. 9.
    Selling Online: Using REKO Rings - Connecting Producers with Consumers on Facebook (GFL145)
    44:32
  2. 10.
    Pastured Poultry Alternatives to the Cornish Cross Chicken with Luke Groce (GFL144)
    53:53
  3. 11.
    Pastured Raised Podcast - Luke Groce and Dave Shield of Pastured Life Farms (GFL143)
    1:27:25
  4. 12.
    How Fragile Is Your Business - Thoughts on Strengthening a Business in Uncertain Times (GFL142)
    1:04:53
  5. 13.
    Tips and Advice for Optimizing your Farm Website for Customers (GFL141)
    1:35:49
  6. 14.
    Thinking About Starting a Profitable Homestead or Farmstead (Ask Darby)
    9:01
  7. 15.
    Great Pastured Poultry Starts in the Brooder - Tips and Advice (GFL140)
    44:18
  8. 16.
    Cattle Grazing - The Rule of Thirds (Ask Darby)
    9:15
  9. 17.
    Using The Winter for Planning Your Farm Season (GFL139)
    30:24
  10. 18.
    Thoughts on Differents Cattle Breed Crosses (Ask Darby)
    11:24
  11. 19.
    Fiefdoms - A Great or Terrible Idea for Getting More Farm Businesses (GFL138)
    1:14:51
  12. 20.
    Which Chicken Tractor Should I Use? (Ask Darby)
    11:13
  13. 21.
    10 Life Changing Lessons to Live Your Best 2020 (GFL137)
    1:59:52
  14. 22.
    Beating Cancer & Living the Dream (GFL136)
    40:28
  15. 23.
    Raising Cattle on Without a lot of Land - What's Possible (Ask Darby)
    8:50
  16. 24.
    Raising American Guinea Hogs, The Homestead Pig with Cathy Payne
    49:26
  17. 25.
    75 Chicks to 10000 - No Experience to Full Time Farmer
    1:16:19
  18. 26.
    Evolving for Success - 2019 Farm Changes with Darby Simpson and Luke Groce (GFL135)
    1:11:18
  19. 27.
    Making a Small Farm Work with Luke Groce
    1:02:05
  20. 28.
    How Pigs Saved My Farm with Luke Groce of Groce Family Farm
    1:13:16
  21. 29.
    The Future of Agriculture - Changing the Concept with Mark Shepard
    1:30:37
  22. 30.
    Profitable Pigs for the Farmstead, Homestead or Small Farm
    55:16
  23. 31.
    Advice on Choosing Hatcheries, Chicken Tractors, and How Darby Starts His 500 Broilers on Pasture
    54:24
  24. 32.
    Regenerative Agriculture with Darren Doherty
    50:44
  25. 33.
    Practical Tips for Increasing Sales at the Farmers Market (GFL134)
    1:29:31
  26. 34.
    Selling More Product with Buying Clubs featuring Charles Mayfield (GFL133)
    50:04
  27. 35.
    Brooding Chicks on Pasture Questions
    8:02
  28. 36.
    Industrial Farmer to Regenerative Agriculture Icon, Will Harris III of White Oak Pastures
    1:04:31
  29. 37.
    Selling Convenience - An Alternative Method of Selling Farm Products - Part 2 (GFL132)
    41:52
  30. 38.
    Selling Convenience - An Alternative Method of Selling Farm Products - Part 1 (GFL131)
    1:08:25
  31. 39.
    A Very Important Topic Affecting Farmers (and Everyone Else)
    49:55
  32. 40.
    Farm Marketing: Real World Proven Strategies with Darby Simpson (GFL130)
    3:20:47
  33. 41.
    Silvopasture: Increase Farm Resilience and Graze Marginal Land with Steve Gabriel (GFL129)
    1:03:50
  34. 42.
    Strategies to Grow Bulk Sales and Build Market Streams with Adam Trost (GFL128)
    1:41:58
  35. 43.
    Thoughts on Growing Lush Perennial Pastures with Farmer Gabe Brown (GFL127)
    1:01:43
  36. 44.
    Using Social Media to Grow Farm Sales with Paul Greive (GFL126)
    46:40
  37. 45.
    $10,000 An Acre Pastured Poultry (GFL125)
    56:38
  38. 46.
    Doing The Most Important Things in 2019 with Javan Bernakevitch (GFL124)
    1:52:51
  39. 47.
    Farm Changes & Design - Creating A Farm Business That Fits Your Life (GFL123)
    1:16:52
  40. 48.
    How to Position Your Pastured Poultry as a Premium Product, and the Economics and Challenges of Doing It with Paul Greive of Primal Pastures (GFL122)
    1:10:49
  41. 49.
    PROFITABLE Pastured Poultry Economics [AND 10 Proven Marketing Strategies] (GFL121)
    59:10
  42. 50.
    Do You Have a Farm Business or a Farm Job? (GFL120)
    33:24

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