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Suffolk farmer fined nearly £50,000 for cattle offences

Suffolk farmer, Eric Moss and his company ARP Farms Limited have been fined a total of £47,450 today for not disposing of cattle carcasses properly, and not registering the births and deaths of cattle under animal health legislation. 505 more words

Trading Standards

Farmers 24 and 25

Well despite two knitting books and the “Everyday heroes” book (not to mention my everyday studio and advertising clients) I somehow managed to find time to continue the farmers project…  Here are two more faces to add to the album :) 26 more words

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Organic or Not: What’s the diff?

One of the things that I find most challenging is grocery shopping. There is always some new label, fad, or jump on the bandwagon initiative that clogs up the good decision making pipes when it comes to filling up your cart at the super market. 929 more words

Food

The Good Earth

Pearl S. Buck‘s Pulitzer Prize-winning novel, The Good Earth (1931), is the remarkable story of a farmer’s reversal of fortune in rural China in the early 1900’s.   620 more words

Books

Spreading Seeds In Egypt

With all the heavy machinery involved in agriculture today, one forgets how simple working the land can be.  This Egyptian man uses his galabeya to hold seeds he had gathered earlier. 165 more words

Travel

“My grandfather used to say that once in your life you need a doctor, a lawyer, a policeman and a preacher, but every day, three times a day, you need a farmer.”

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Food