|Can Organic Farming Turn Around At-Risk Teens?|
Organic Connections - 6/30/2014. By Radha Marcum - When you think Boulder, Colorado, a montage of mountain scenery, high-end local-food eateries, and families biking together to twice-weekly farmers’ markets might come to mind. It probably doesn’t evoke images of trailer parks, processed foods, or difficulty finding entry-level jobs.
|Does the Snell review show GMOs are safe?|
GM Watch - 6/29/2014. The highly publicized publication of Snell et al. has been widely touted as a definitive proof of the safety of GMOs, but some have strongly criticized the validity of the authors’ conclusions.
|Business is blooming on farms across Maine|
Portland Press Herald - 6/29/2014. By Mary Pols - Nancy Stedman and her husband, Bruce, bought a 110-acre defunct dairy farm in Buxton 20 years ago with simple ambitions: They’d have laying hens, grow vegetables and some flowers. “We told people, it’s going to be a gentleman’s farm,” Stedman said. They wanted a change from their busy lives running a printing and design business in Portland.