Well, this won’t be news to most of our customers, but it is nice to see more and more mainstream news about the issues in industrial agriculture today. Last week it was Pollan on Oprah, this week, it’s routine antibiotics creating superbugs in confinement poultry and swine operations. Sure, it is less expensive in the [...]
Time Magazine has a great article in their January 11th, 2006 edition on “The Grass-Fed Revolution”. And just last week, they posted another article about how grass-fed beef is good for the environment. The articles cover both the health and environmental benefits of grass-fed beef, which are two of the most important reasons that we [...]
Today I came across this article that reported on a study done in the Netherlands that appeared in the British Journal of Nutrition. The study compared chickens that were fed an organic feed diet versus those that were fed the conventional diet. The only factor that differed between the birds’ diets was the method of [...]
There was a buzz on Twitter and Facebook the other day about Joel Salatin being invited to the Martha Stewart show to be interviewed and talk about Food Inc. I tried very hard to find a video of the interview but it wasn’t until this week that it was made available HERE. I hope that [...]
I found this video the other day. It’s a video of Joel Salatin doing a talk on how the business part of their farm really got started. As usual Joel is very entertaining. I can never get enough of this stuff and I hope you all enjoy it too.