Tag: local food

US Organic Farming: Digging into the Numbers

In 2008, the National Agricultural Statistics Service of the USDA (USDA-NASS) conducted a first-time, in-depth survey of the US organic farming sector. ย A summary was published in 2010 from which [ … ]

Why I Decided To Keep Honeybees

Honeybees are in danger and need our help. In the last few years, populations have decreased in half, due to diesease and the mysterious Colony Collapse Disorder (CCD), which has [ … ]

New Farmers Market Hours: 24/7

Have trouble getting up early on Saturday morning to get to the farmers market? Yeah, me too. And while more supermarkets are featuring more selections of local food on their [ … ]

The Pesticides I Wish I Could Buy

[social_buttons] Alright. ย I know that the title of this post is controversial for this website, but I’m serious about this. Read a little further and this might not seem so [ … ]