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Film Review: 'Food, Inc.'

‘Food, Inc.’ is a documentary that came out in 2008. It is a famous film that details how America’s corporate-controlled food industry is bullying local farmers and consumers. 179 more words
Food

Running On Empty: Two Farmers

(KNX 1070) — The cost of water is hurting farmers – some more than others. Tom Reopelle reports.

California

Survey suggests renewed optimism in the farming industry

The Agricultural Insight survey conducted by MHA at this year’s Cereals 2014 event identified continuing optimism amongst the nation’s farmers.

The second in a series of agricultural surveys conducted this year by MHA (a UK wide association accountancy and business advisory firms) reveals increasing levels of confidence amongst farmers in the UK, but concerns over succession planning are still a serious issue. 71 more words

Farming

Farmers Market Gazpacho

Every Tuesday night I join my friends at the Sonoma Farmers Market. We lay out a picnic blanket, share wine, try out new food truck vendors & shop the local produce. 236 more words

Recipe

6 Ways To Make Your Yard Safer For Family, Pets and Visitors

6 helpful tips to make your yard safer for your family, pets and visitors

During warmer months, many families spend time outdoors with their pets. 430 more words

Farmers Insurance Group

Watch the Duckathlon 2014 Video

Drumroll please ….Here’s the video of our first-ever public Duckathlon!

This year our farmers came together with our chef clients and they served up games and challenges, and most importantly plenty of food and drink. 80 more words

Events

Is Europe ready for GM crops?

Scientists and farmers are keen to commercialise GM crops but regulators have “no appetite” for it, says expert.

Evidence has shown that genetically modified (GM) crops are safe for human consumption and pose no threat to the environment, yet European regulations for the cultivation and commercialisation of GM crops remain strict. 498 more words

Environment