John Cherry

John Cherry farms the Groundswell host farm with his brother Paul. His initial enthusiasm for no-till farming stemmed from laziness and an urge to avoid bouncing around on tractor seats, but the further the brothers advanced down the road of continuous no-till, the more obsessed John became about the various soils on the 2500 acres that they farm and how they should be looked after. The Groundswell show came about because he had too many questions that no-one had satisfactory answers for and the easiest thing seemed to be to gather all the experts in one place and see what happened. The result exceeded all expectations…


Groundswell: On the story of soil | David R. Montgomery, Gabe Brown, Tim Spector | 5x15

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5x15 and Groundswell on the story of soil

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Climate, water, food and health. The world is facing incredibly complex problems - but what if a simple solution was lying right in the ground beneath our feet?