The Cornerstones of Healthy Food Systems

Hank Reid on Mobile Mob Management with Beef and Poultry

September 16, 2023 Hank Reid Season 2 Episode 15
The Cornerstones of Healthy Food Systems
Hank Reid on Mobile Mob Management with Beef and Poultry
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Guest Hank Reid from Natural Grandma Farms LLC  in Northwest Missouri.  Hank transitioned from conventional cattle grazing to an integrated system that includes beef and poultry.  Building on ideas put forth by the likes of Joel Salatin, Alan Savory, Jim Gerrish, and Greg Judy, Hank incorporates the 3 M's of mobile mob management to put beef cattle and chickens to work weeding and fertilizing the land.   Tune in to learn how Hank's  innovations are making chicken tractors easier to mobilize.

Find Hank and Laura Reid at:
Natural Gramma Farms LLC
Natural Gramma Farms LLC YouTube Channel

Books by Authors who Influenced Hank Reid  

Salad Bar Beef by Joel Salatin
Pastured Poultry Profits by Joel Salatin

No Risk Ranching:  Custom Grazing on Leased Land by Greg Judy
Comeback Farms:  Rejuvenating Soils, Pastures, and Profits with Grazing Management by Greg Judy

Management-Intensive Grazing: The Grassroots of Grass Farming by Jim Gerrish
Kick the Hay Habit: A Practical Guide to Year-Around Grazing by Jim Gerrish
Quality Pasture: How to Create It, Manage It & Profit from It, 2nd Edition, revised by Jim Gerrish

Holistic Management, Third Edition: A Commonsense Revolution to Restore Our Environment by Alan Savory with Judy Butterfield

The Cornerstones of Healthy Food Systems Podcast Introduction by David Lucero.
Theme music by Zakhar Valaha 

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Chemical Impacts on Soil Health
Chicken Tractors and Mob Grazing
Transitioning to Sustainable Farming Practices
Chicken Tractors and Small-Scale Agriculture
Small-Scale Farming and Nutrient-Dense Food