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Beef may not be what’s for dinner

Amanda Ketchledge

Reno, NV- In the last year, the price of ground beef increased to $3.88 per pound and sirloin steak reached a record $7.69 per pound, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. 493 more words


heather ridge farm - good food, good friends

I met Carol in April of 2011. It was the start of the college search for Oona in the spring of her junior year of High School. 396 more words

Family Life

Gemini Life Surfers ~ Feed the People tour

We are heading to the West Coast again very soon… And this time we will be feeding people fresh local food for free along the way.   145 more words

Fruit and vegetable bags for Northlanders

I am working on a distribution system for increasing fruit and vegetable production, supporting local growers and encouraging a local food movement. Here is a video to promote the idea. 26 more words


Living in Intentional Community

In March of this year our little family made the move from small town to intentional community at last! We had dreams of living amongst a group of like-minded, radically sustainable, egalitarian kinfolk for the past few years and when the perfect space made itself clear to us, we moved on in. 1,232 more words

Local Food Movement

The Minimum Wage and the Local Food Movement


Having just read the book One Summer by Bill Bryson, I am appalled at how dreadful many say the “good old days” were. By profiling the events of the summer of 1927, Bryson chronicles an incredible time in American history. 734 more words

When it comes to food it's all about the local!

Eating locally

What does it mean to eat locally and what are the benefits? Eating locally simply means minimising the distance between production and consumption. For example when you buy from a farmer’s market or from a co-op you are eating locally. 492 more words

Eating Locally