This transport truck appeared almost out of nowhere. On-board were the saddest looking live chickens, mostly just lying down.
An unusual situation resulted in a community coming together to care for a flock of chickens.
Encouraged by friends to start their own company, their love of urban farming, and a strong sense of community, led them to open the original Naomi’s Organic Farm Supply where they set up shop for two years, but were forced to close prematurely when they lost their lease…
Part 10: Beyond the intricacies of the production standards themselves, the story of organic poultry certification also includes one of the more fascinating sagas in the relationship between the organic community, the agribusiness establishment and the federal government.
An unusual cow that hangs out with a different crowd. Rezzy, a bovine born blind, prefers the company of chickens rather than other bovine. This is her story.
Whether your windows look out on a suburban backyard or acres of field and pastures, universal questions of where our food comes from, how safe it is to eat, how sustainably can it be produced prompt a natural desire to live a more self-reliant life.