|Feeding the Roots, Building Democracy: On Painting Peter Kellman|
Common Dreams - 9/30/2014. By Robert Shetterly - Peter Kellman is a MOFGA journerperson mentor focusing on what he calls agri-culture: building “cultures and communities around local agriculture, people feeding themselves and each other healthy food and caring for the health of the earth,” as Robert Shetterly writes.
|Organic foods found to have less toxic cadmium than conventional crops|
Treehugger - 9/30/2014. By Margaret Badore - This summer, a large meta-study published in the British Journal of Nutrition gathered together data from hundreds of studies comparing conventional and organic crops. The authors conclude that organic foods have higher levels of antioxidants and less pesticide residue. They also find that organic crops have half as much of the heavy metal cadmium.