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Today on the show we’ve got Daniel Firth Griffith, storyteller, entrepreneur, regenerative agriculturist, lover of wild woods and much more. He is the Founder of Timshel Wildland, a 400-acre regenerative, process-led, and emergent conservation wildland located south of Charlottesville, Virginia and in the heart of Central Virginia. Daniel is also the Director and Lead Educator of the Robina Institute, whose mission is to facilitate the large-scale regeneration of the world’s grasslands and the livelihoods of their inhabitants, through holistic management. He is the author of two critically acclaimed books: Wild Like Flowers: The Restoration of Relationship Through Regeneration and Boone: An Unfinished Portrait. Join us today to hear all about how Daniel achieves all these remarkable feats and still finds the time to spend time with his family and get a good night’s sleep!
In This Episode:
How Daniel keeps up with everything he does 2:11
How Daniel got started with regenerative agriculture 3:10
An overview of Timshel Wildland 13:12
Daniel’s insights on community 23:11
How Daniel manages the operation to be financially sustainable 38:11
How Daniel finds time to spend with his family, and how he spends that time 1.05:48
About the Guest:
Daniel Firth Griffith is a storyteller, entrepreneur, and a lover of the wildwoods. He is an undeserving father to three wonderful children and an unworthy husband to the best partner this world has to give.
He is the lead fellow at Timshel Wildland, a 400-acre, verified regenerative, process-led, and emergent conservation wildland in Virginia; the Co-Founder of the Robinia Institute, the Mid-Atlantic Hub of the Savory Institute; and the Founder of Commons Provisions, a local food hub serving the Eastern Region of the United States that is scaling regeneration by keeping it small.
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