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Joel and Annalisa Wild Miller
of Wild Miller Farm in Palermo

Know Your Organic Producers!

Joel and Annalisa Wild Miller of Wild Miller Farm in Palermo raise MOFGA-certified organic produce and hay, which they sell through their farm stand/credit-system CSA, wholesale accounts and at the Common Ground Country Fair. They farm with draft horses and say, "We believe that carefully executed and ecologically sound farming is an art, something we constantly strive for. Also that farming with draft animals is a craft, one that we try to improve upon every day." They are also raising their two young children on the farm. For more information, please visit
www.wildmillergardens.com. Please support MOFGA certified organic farmers and producers!

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Organic and Sustainable Agriculture News
Health Canada proposes ban of bee-killing neonicotinoid pesticide
CBC News - 11/23/2016.
By Lisa Johnson - Health Canada is proposing a ban on almost all uses of a controversial neonicotinoid pesticide called imidacloprid, saying it is seeping into Canadian waterways at levels that can harm insects and the ecosystem.
No Legal Review of EPA Guidance on Pesticides, Seeds: Court
Bloomberg - 11/23/2016.
By Pat Rizzuto - Farmers can continue to use of seeds coated with neonicotinoid insecticides following a federal district court’s ruling that guidance the Environmental Protection Agency issued is not subject to legal review (Anderson v. McCarthy, 2016 BL 389255, N.D. Cal., No. 16-00068 WHA, 11/21/16).
Phyllis Austin, Environmental Journalist, Dies at 75
Maine Public Broadcasting - 11/21/2016.
By Susan Sharon - One of Maine’s most prolific and well-regarded environmental journalists has died.
Family Farms Navigate Risk in the New Economy
Bloomberg - 11/21/2016.
By Alan Bjerga, Cindy Hoffman and Laurie Meisler - The fall U.S. crop harvest has finished, and it’s a record. That’s the problem. Oversupply has pushed wheat prices to decade lows, while corn is at less than half the price it fetched in 2012. Cattle and hog prices have also plunged, pushing up farm debt and making some farmers wonder if they'll be able to stay afloat.
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