Jean-Martin Fortier - Minimal Soil Disturbance in Organic Vegetable Farming - LSSM 2017
Jean-Martin Fortier is a farmer, educator and author specializing in organic and biologically intensive cropping practices. His award-winning book, The Market Gardener, has inspired tens of thousands of readers worldwide to reimagine human-scale food systems. His message is one of empowerment in order to educate, encourage and inspire people into pursuing a farming career and lifestyle. In his new farming project, Ferme des Quatre-Temps, he has set out to further demonstrate how diversified small-scale farms, using regenerative and economically efficient agricultural practices, can produce a higher nutritional quality of foods and more profitable farms.
Presented on Saturday October 14, 2017 at the Living Soils Symposium Montreal, hosted by Regeneration Canada at Concordia University.