Tags » Family Farms

With an eye made quiet by the power of harmony, and the deep power of joy, we see into the life of things.

                                                                               William Wordsworth…

148 more words
On Writing

Biotechnology in Industrial Farming


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


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.  :-))



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