|EQUIPing Organic dairy farms|
Wisconsin State Farmer - 1/30/2014. The EQIP program provides technical assistance to producers who are certified organic, transitioning to organic, or exempt from certification. The Initiative also supplies money to deal with natural resource concerns, such as developing grazing plans, pollinator habitat, buffers and manure management.
|GMO: The biggest food con|
The Asian Age - 1/29/2014. By Vandana Shiva - GMOs have been deployed to privatise knowledge and seeds through patents. This is blocking public research on plant breeding and denying farmers the right to save seeds, to share knowledge and continue the evolution of the seed.
|To Freeport farming couple, innovation comes naturally|
The Forecaster - 1/29/2014. By Brandan Twist - When farmers Ralph and Lisa Turner received the Commissioner's Distinguished Service Award this month from the Maine Department of Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry, Gov. Paul LePage praised their communication skills.