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Dry Beans: Toiling in the Fields

Dry beans have been cultivated by all the agricultural tribes of this nation and were quickly adopted by European colonists and spread to other regions of the world.

HRH Prince of Wales book: On The Future of Food

HRH The Prince of Wales: The Prince’s Speech on the Future of Food-Review

The Prince’s Speech: On the Future of Food HRH The Prince of Wales ISBN 978-1-60961-471-3 Rodale If you want to know what’s at stake with our ailing global food system, just listen to a farmer with calloused hands. He knows what its like to try to feed more and more hungry people while fertile farmlands […]

ATTRA

National Sustainable Agriculture Information Service—ATTRA

Congress has terminated funding in this year’s (2011) federal budget for the National Sustainable Agriculture Information Service, commonly known as ATTRA. For those who may not be aware, this program provides a wealth of online sustainability information to farmers, educators, and the public. Without obtaining additional financial support, their databases, publications, and technical services may […]