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Attacking the Green Standard

Fuligni, my customary supplier of olive oil in Montalcino has not a single drop to offer. Their stock is sold out and their production in 2014 was nil. 269 more words

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Look What’s in the Warner Library!

Warner Library serves Tarrytown and Sleepy Hollow. There’s a big browsing section of what new books the library bought.

Author: Tom Mueller

Title: Extra Virginity: the Sublime and Scandalous World of Olive Oil… 640 more words

Book Reviews

Is Your Olive Oil Really Olive Oil?

By Nancy Smorch, Foodie Bitch

Have you read about the big olive oils scam?  I’m embarrassed to say, I just recently discovered them, myself.

Is Your Olive Oil Really Olive Oil? 546 more words

Rock Island County corn planting faces weather delays

The aftermath of extreme weather is slowing the start of spring planting for Illinois farmers.

Just 5% of the state’s corn crop is in the ground. 286 more words


Olive Oil in the Cafeteria and an Unforgivable Failing of the UN's Food and Agriculture Organization

This will probably be the only post I manage before Easter and so I would first and foremost like to wish everyone who celebrates this event a very Happy Easter.   2,472 more words