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Adventures in Urban Homesteading

New York Times: Big Food vs. Big Insurance

Posted by on Sep 11, 2009 in media | 0 comments

Michael Pollan writes about how the proposed changes in health care regulations might lead to a shift in food policy. He suggests that once...

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Eating Our Way Out of the Health Care Crisis

Posted by on Sep 7, 2009 in media | 0 comments

I’ve re-posted a letter by Chris Beford before, and I always enjoy reading what he has to say. He makes an impassioned (and quite...

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Westword: Urbavore’s Dilemma – Final Harvest

Posted by on Sep 1, 2009 in media | 0 comments

Joel Warner from Westword has spent the summer exploring different facets of urban agriculture. If you haven’t seen the series (or if...

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The Seattle Times: Number of Women Farmers Growing

Posted by on Sep 1, 2009 in media, women farmers | 0 comments

Article sent to me by my sister-in-law, who lives in Seattle. It talks about some of the challenges women farmers face, but how the number...

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Mother Jones: 4 Hopes for Obama’s Farmers’ Market

Posted by on Aug 26, 2009 in farmers' market, media | 0 comments

It looks as though President Obama is interested in starting a White House Farmers’ Market. He says it could give Washington D.C....

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$300 a Night? Yes, but Haying’s Free

Posted by on Aug 25, 2009 in farm, media | 2 comments

This is terrific… farm vacations are apparently all the rage. You can even upgrade and add a vegetable picking session for an extra...

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