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A new model for farming

With the surging popularity of local farmers markets, local farms are creating a new business model for success. New York Times Article

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From around the web

It’s time for another post with articles on subjects you may have missed the first time they were published. In this day and age when making the choice to eat local is important to so many of us, here is … Continue reading

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The Price of Organic

One of the most frequent arguments against buying organic that we hear is that it is too expensive.  Yes, you will pay a small premium, but you pay for what you get.  Plus, with a little bit of planning, you … Continue reading

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Support Organic Food Sources

Recently, the USDA has quietly made a couple changes to the regulations regarding certain genetically modified crops, specifically GM sugar beets and GM alfalfa.  This poses a very serious problem for organic farmers because of the issues surrounding cross pollination.  … Continue reading

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