#14 Louis de Jaeger (Greenpreneur) on battling helplessness and doing the impossible
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Louis De Jaeger travelled around the world for 5 years and saw that we’re destroying it. At the same time he found out that people feel helpless about this.
And what he they do? He co-founded a train company: Moonlight Express. Bringing nighttrains back into Europe, going from Belgium to Germany.
He does way more. He did years of research into sustainable farming, visiting projects from New York to Morocco and wrote a book about the future of agriculture. With a simple and clear message he shows how we as a citizen can play a role in saving our planet with every bite we take. He’s an international keynote speaker and designs permaculture and food forest farms, co-Founder of ByeByeGrass and Food Forest Institute. His ambition is to transform 15% of European agriculture into food forests.
In this episode we talked about:
Why you should do exactly what feels too scary to do
The two main reasons why people don’t start up their businesses
Louis’ personal tip to reach sustainable success and become a ‘pioneer tree’
Why aiming high, is a safe bet
More info on Louis: www.louisdejaeger.be