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Organic Dairyman: It All Begins with the Soil (video)

Organic Dairyman: It All Begins with the Soil (video)

From one organic dairyman’s perspective, healthy soil translates into healthy dairy cows, and ultimately tastier, and more nutritious milk.

Introducing Insectary Plants for Your Garden (video)

Introducing Insectary Plants for Your Garden (video)

Master Gardener Jen Aron talks about the different insectary plants she has in her garden, and the beneficial insects they attract.

Implementing the Food Modernization Safety Act: Fresh Fruit & Vegetables

Implementing the Food Modernization Safety Act: Fresh Fruit & Vegetables

How will the FSMA’s sweeping expansion of federal authority, developed for an industrial-scale, global production and distribution network, affect the rights of small and medium-sized farmers who reach their customers through produce auction houses, farmers markets and farm-to-school programs?

Widespread Obesity: Are Certain Chemicals Also a Big Contributor (part 2)?

Widespread Obesity: Are Certain Chemicals Also a Big Contributor (part 2)?

In part 2, Dr. Susan Katz, of the Oregon’s Physicians For Social Responsibility outlines some basic steps to avoid consuming products containing obesogens, along with a list of chemical resources.

Widespread Obesity: Are Certain Chemicals Also a Big Contributor?

Widespread Obesity: Are Certain Chemicals Also a Big Contributor?

A flurry of new scientific evidence suggests that certain chemicals we are being exposed to from our environment and in the food we eat, may also be a major contributor to the obesity problem.