|Bill Green interviews Russell Libby|
WCSH6.com - 10/27/2012. Video: Our interview this week is with Russell Libby who has been the Executive Director of the Maine Organic Farmers and Gardeners Association for nigh on to twenty years.
|Corn maze: there is no ‘simple fix’ for commodity farming|
Grist - 10/26/2012. By Tom Laskawy – I’ve been thinking lately about monoculture. It’s a term that’s familiar to those interested in food and agriculture and typically refers to the reliance on vast plantings of a single crop, such as corn or soy. But monoculture isn’t just about what you plant. It’s also about how you plant and what you use to keep your plants alive.
|Organic food purchases driven by altruistic focus|
Food Navigator News - 10/25/2012. By Nathan Gray – Marketing efforts for organic foods should put more focus on altruistic aspects such as the environmental and animal welfare aspects if they are to have sustained growth in the sector, say researchers.