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Factory Farmed Chicken May Be Cheap, But the Ultimate Price You Pay Is High

Demand for food at cheaper prices has dramatically altered the entire food chain. Today, food production revolves around efficiency—the ability to produce more for less.

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Northern Michigan B&B Offers Guests 1910 Farm Experience

SUTTONS BAY, Mich. (WWJ) – “It’s really like you’re visiting a farm a hundred years ago — the true authentic experience,” said Susan Odom, innkeeper at Hillside Homestead in Suttons Bay. 295 more words


Interesting informational video on Monsanto

This video gives a version of Monsanto’s past and current operations. It especially highlights the most controversial chemical products created by Monsanto (think Agent Orange). Really one large question on my mind was ‘Why do we allow so many synthetic chemical compounds to be used so extensively before we are truly certain of their effects?’ 1,287 more words

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The view from the dark side...

The Tree of Forty Fruits

Who wants to learn about something awesome today?

The tree of forty fruits is the brainchild of Sam Van Aken, a contemporary artist and art professor at Syracuse University. 138 more words


Eating locally grown food makes you stronger, smarter, more beautiful, and possibly funnier

Now that I have your attention lets talk about what eating local food is all about, tasty meals you share with your friends and family. These meals may not change your life overnight but just standing next to them telling people you cooked them will definitely make you look smarter and more beautiful. 2,448 more words


Zucchini and Egg Season

We’ve entered zucchini and egg season, by which I mean we only eat zucchinis and eggs due to lack of time to make any other meal.  310 more words