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Biotechnology in Industrial Farming

By: FRANCESCA MARGATE

Compared to the way we obtained our food through traditional farms decades ago to now, there have been vast changes in our food culture today. 419 more words

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Alf Bexfield: Harvesting a Century of Memories

by Laura Martin Bacon

There are few legacies as powerful and enduring as the one Alf Bexfield left to his family – and everyone with a passion for farming, innovation and growth. 2,375 more words

Are Family Farms the Answer?

Country singer Willie Nelson recently acknowledged black farmer Philip Barker and the work of Barker’s organization Operation Spring Plant, “which provides resources and training to minority and limited resource farmers, including a program that introduces young people to farming and provides youth leadership training”. 388 more words

Philosophy Of Food And Wine

What we’ve been reading this week

This week’s summary on the news stories, reports and blogs that have grabbed our attention. We welcome your thoughts and comments on these articles.

Back agriculture to get the most out of aid to Africa… 197 more words

Make Today Great!!!

Buy meals grown or raised on small family farms.  :-))

~hb

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From family farm to corporate farming in Australia

I am not Farmer of the Year, just Ms Average Australian Dairy Farmer, with around 260 milkers doing a respectable 7000 litres each on 500 rain-fed acres. 248 more words

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Role of family farmers on World Food Day

On World Food Day – October 16 – the National Farmers Union is reflecting on hunger and the critical need to eradicate it. Farmers understand the relationship between food and hunger uniquely and very well as the primary producers of food products. 378 more words

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