|The dirty secret about your clothes|
The Washington Post - 12/30/2016. By Esha Chhabra - A new crop of small businesses are investing in organic farming, natural dyes and a transparent supply chain that encourages shoppers to think about the effect of their purchases – and they’re selling their products online and in a small but growing number of U.S. stores, from small trendy boutiques to Target.
|Maine farmer says race to save rare breed of pig hinges on eating them|
Sun Journal - 12/29/2016. By Patrick Whittle - Susan Frank and her dogs spend their days shepherding hairy, black pigs with names like Bacon, Pork Chop and Yummy around a chunk of Maine woods. Her farm, which raises and fattens the rare American mulefoot hogs for slaughter, is essential to their survival, she believes.