Posts Tagged ‘sustainable agriculture’

LIVE: A Sustainable Program for Wine Growers and Wineries

LIVE: A Sustainable Program for Wine Growers and Wineries

The idea for the LIVE program (Low Input Viticulture and Enology) came about in the early 1990’s when it became clear to Ted Casteel there needed to be both an education and independent verification program based upon solid, science-based principles to promote sustainability practices to other producers.

Value Added Marketing: Wool Yarn into Apparel (Video)

Value Added Marketing: Wool Yarn into Apparel  (Video)

Jeanne Carver describes how her ranching business had to come up with a new marketing approach to address declining markets and competition from overseas.

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.

Food.Farmer.Earth Newsletter: Birth of a Restaurant

Food.Farmer.Earth Newsletter: Birth of a Restaurant

Food.Farmer.Earth Newsletter: Chef David Padberg demonstrates how to make his variation of the classic ham and cheese sandwich. Lisa Mygrant of the Raven & Rose restaurant shares her views on sustainable farming. The weekly roundup around the web, and coming next episodes on Food.Farmer.Earth.

One Restaurateur’s View Why Agricultural Sustainability Matters

One Restaurateur’s View Why Agricultural Sustainability Matters

Lisa Mygrant, owner of the new Raven & Rose restaurant shares her personal views on why sustainable farming is so important to her.