|Farming Science, Without the Conscience|
The New York Times - 1/26/2015. By the Editorial Board - You don’t have to be a vegan to be repulsed by an account in The Times revealing the moral depths to which the federal government – working as a handmaiden to industrial agriculture – has sunk in pursuit of cheaper meat and fatter corporate profits.
|What gets an organic farmer through winter? Seed catalogs|
Burlington Free Press - 1/25/2015. By Katie Spring - In early January when the air plunges below freezing and the wind whips up snow tornadoes that zip across our hillside, we add a few more logs to the wood stove and open up seed catalogs. Summer spills from the pages as we turn from beans to beets, cucumbers to chard, tomatoes to turnips.