Organics a drop in the bucket

Posted by on Apr 8, 2014 | 6 comments

The U.S. Department of Agriculture has been heavily promoting its organic programs lately, particularly its increased support for organic...

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Read Brian Bennett's Farmer of the Year speech

Posted by on Feb 3, 2014 | Comments Off on Read Brian Bennett's Farmer of the Year speech

There was a lot of pride and excitement in the North Country agricultural community when "one of our own" was named Farmer of the...

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Mixed signals on organic milk

Posted by on Dec 12, 2013 | 1 comment

A new study out this week in the journal PLOS one finds organic milk has more omega-3 fatty acids, which are good for your heart, than does...

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How are food coops faring in your town?

Posted by on Sep 5, 2013 | Comments Off on How are food coops faring in your town?

Food coops (and bulk buying clubs before them) were really the pioneers of whole food and local food and healthy food eating in most...

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