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A Conversation with Anna Lappé on Climate Change and Industrial Agriculture-2 (video)

A Conversation with Anna Lappé on Climate Change and Industrial Agriculture-2 (video)

What is the proper role for government to play with our food system?

Joel Salatin Polyface Farm

Joel Salatin Polyface Farm

There is probably no one left in the food and farming community who hasn’t heard the name Polyface, the Shenandoah Valley super-farm famous for its lush pastures, happy animals and natural husbandry overseen by self described “lunatic farmer” Joel Salatin. The farm has been featured in books and films, including Food, Inc. and Michael Pollan’s […]

Farmers Look for Justice in the Poultry Industry

Farmers Look for Justice in the Poultry Industry

[Editor's Note: The Department of Justice and the USDA are jointly conducting five public workshops in different regions of the country, to investigate anti-competitive business practices throughout the entire agriculture sector. Food activist Dave Murphy, drove 1800 miles round-trip to this second workshop, that focuses on alleged monopolistic practices by the large poultry producers. What […]

How to Barbecue Championship Ribs (Video)

How to Barbecue Championship Ribs (Video)

Tips on how to cook extraordinary barbecue ribs that come apart with your fingers, and taste incredibly flavorful.

No Till Farmer: Steward of the Land (video)

No Till Farmer: Steward of the Land (video)

This is a story about a farmer, his connection to the land, and the community of Potter County, in which he has lived throughout his life.