2 hrs ago
The Hartford Courant
Hall Grad Leaves Journalism, Becomes Farmer
A Hall High graduate is making a 180 degree turn from his past to start a farm and attempt to offer fresh, organic produce to people from all walks of life.
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6 hrs ago
Parents wanting to give children a healthy start in life drive new...
Has MH370 finally been found? Chinese release satellite image of suspected crash site in the South China Sea... where rescuers first started looking Parents wanting to give their children a healthy start in life drive new boom in sales of organic milk and food Organic baby food and milk are seeing a sales boom as worried parents try to give ... (more)
11 hrs ago
Fresh Produce Sales Up 5% In 2013
FRESH PRODUCE SALES UP 5% IN 2013 Mar. 13, 2014 Source: United Fresh Produce Association news release United Fresh Produce Association released the 2013 Year in Review edition of the FreshFacts on Retail report, which examines overall retail trends in produce for the past year.
Wed Mar 12, 2014
Agenda: How to feed the growing appetite among Scots for organic products
The Soil Association's 2014 Organic Market Report shows sales of organic products in the UK grew by 2.8% last year, slightly ahead of overall grocery sales .
Organic Soup Kitchen Announces Partnership with 1% for the Planet
Organic Soup Kitchen is a new nonprofit partner of 1% for the Planet , an alliance of more than 1,200 member companies in 48 countries that give 1 percent of revenues to environmental causes.
In America: the Farm-to-Table Movement
Hearing the phrases "farm-to-table," "food as art," or even "molecular gastronomy," haven't you often wondered "what the heck does this really mean?" I know I have.
Ukiah Blog Live
Sonoma Cropmobster: Connecting the Dots Between Farms, Food Waste and Hunger
Perched along the rolling hills of Coastal Sonoma County, Bloomfield Farms spreads out across 50 acres, close to 40 of which are thick with kale, chard, heirloom tomatoes, summer squash, potatoes and more.
You won't find bunches of Rice Family Farms ' rainbow carrots or bags of its purple potatoes at the Boise Farmers Market this season.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
Experience organic lifestyle in the city
SOME people might think that if they want to see organic farms, they have to travel far to mountainous areas to see organically grown vegetables, fruits, chickens, and swine.
NOFA-NJ bringing permaculture eight-day design certificate ourse to New Jersey
Co-Sponsored by Northeast Organic Farming Association of New Jersey and The Permaculture Project, LLC, the Permaculture 8-Day Design Certificate Course will be offered at Duke Farms in Hillsborough, NJ over two long weekends, Friday through Monday: May 16 - 19, and June 6 - 9, 2014.
Meet the Italian Farm Growing Some of the Best Radicchio in the World
It's not always easy get excited about winter vegetables. Yet when you're standing in the field with Paolo Manzan , the owner of a small organic farm just 20 miles north of Venice called Nonno Andrea , as he cradles a head of just-harvested radicchio, you may start to question why you're so eager for spring asparagus and peas in the first place.
The Dirty Truth Behind Pear Packaging - and Why You Should Always Buy Organic
In the age of 24-hour supermarkets and strawberries in December, we've become disconnected from the reality of food.
Global Plant Growth Regulators Market is Expected to Reach USD...
According to a new report published by Transparency Market Research " Plant Growth Regulators Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2013 - 2019, " the global demand for plant growth regulators was valued at Factors such as increasing demand for plant growth regulators for manufacturing cotton with the growth ... (more)
Mon Mar 10, 2014
All About Jazz
Elias Stemeseder / Devin Gray / Anna Webber: Jagged Spheres
The three soon-to-breakout players opt for a musical salmagundi here, filling their plates with minimalist improvisation, noisy thrashings, and organically grown interactions in this chamber jazz presentation.
Sun Mar 09, 2014
Veggies safe - just not so `green'
Vegetables imported from the mainland are safe to eat - but fewer than 20 percent of the stalls claiming to sell organic vegetables have the certificates to back up their claims.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
The Star Online
Olive oil: It's green gold
Poggiagliolmi organic extra-virgin olive oil is USDA and ICEA certified. The label on the bottle bears the painting of Isabelle Poggiagliolmi, the daughter of the olive oil producers.
The Medical Minute: Some Thoughts about Organics and 'Superfoods'
Winter has worn out its welcome. People are eagerly looking forward to the warm weather, getting outside, and indulging once again in fresh, local produce.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Victorville Daily Press
Blueberries Beautiful flowers, tasty fruit
Most of my adult life I have always had some kind of garden, even if it was just a tomato plant on an apartment balcony.
Blogging From MOSES 2014
Casey Bailey, Clearlake Organic Farm , Fort Benton MT, was our "man on the scene" at this year's MOSES Organic Farming Conference in La Crosse WI.
Wall St. Cheat Sheet
Top 10 Healthiest Cities in the U.S.
You work out, eat right, and try to live a stress-free life the best you can. But how healthy is the city you're living in? According to , the place you call home can help determine how healthy and happy you are by encouraging healthy eating, providing easy gym access, and supporting overall health.