Frank Salzano is currently establishing a staple food crop chestnut-based forest garden in Sodom-Laurel, NC, where he homesteads and experiments with permaculture farming.
He graduated with honors from Shepherd College with a B.A. in Liberal Arts, after spending a year on the city council of Shepherdstown, WV, where he served on the Planning and Zoning Commission, Environmental Sustainability Committee, and Affordable Housing Committee.
He is a member of the Northern Nut Growers Association (NNGA) and the North American Fruit Explorers (NAFEX). His writing has been published in the Permaculture Activist magazine and Appalachian Voices.
He is also an active member of the Firefly Gathering and is passionate about helping people build community around, traditional, primitive and modern sustainable skill sets. He joins us today to discuss the Firefly Gathering, one of the largest primitive and sustainable skills events in the nation.
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