Integrated Farming System – Permaculture Canada – Coen Farm Case Study

Watch to learn how Coen farms utilizes an Integrated farming model to raise organic nutrient dense beef, pork, and eggs in a sustainable, low pollution, operation.

Coen Farm Website

0:39 Integrated Livestock System
6:01 Three Ecosystem Design Rules
7:22 Integrated System vs Industrial System comparison
11:18 Consumer Benefits From an Integrated System
19:46 The Reason I Farm
24:01 Building A Community
26:36 The Coen Farm Mission

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In less than 10 years, Rob & Michelle Avis left Calgary’s oil fields and retooled his engineering career to help clients and students design integrated systems for shelter, energy, water, waste and food, all while supporting local economy and regenerating the land. He’s now leading the next wave of permaculture education, teaching career-changing professionals to become eco-entrepreneurs with successful regenerative businesses. Learn more and connect with Rob & Michelle at