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 MARK SHEPARD is the CEO of Forest Agriculture Enterprises and runs New Forest Farm, the 106-acre perennial agricultural forest considered by many to be one of the most ambitious sustainable agriculture projects in the United States. He intentionally designs and plants perennial ecosystems, avoiding as much as possible relying on annual monocropping. The results are sustainable to the max and his book,  Restoration Agriculture shares how we all can endeavor to restore and beautify the earth while eating a balanced and delicious diet.