|Allison Lakin, artisan cheesemaker|
Keep Me Current - 4/15/2015. By Kayla J. Collins - Allison Lakin started her career of making cheese after a 15-year stint in maritime and art museum education.
|U.S. consumers across the country devour record amount of organic in 2014|
Organic Trade Association - 4/15/2015. Sales of organic food and non-food products in the United States broke through another record in 2014, totaling $39.1 billion, up 11.3 percent from the previous year, according to the latest survey on the organic industry from the Organic Trade Association (OTA).
|USDA Announces Record Number of Organic Producers in U.S.|
USDA - 4/15/2015. The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) announced today that the organic industry continues to show remarkable growth domestically and globally, with 19,474 certified organic operations in the United States and a total of 27,814 certified organic operations around the world.
|Mushroom growers able to get insured in 2015|
Cornell Small Farms Program - 4/15/2015. The Cornell Small Farms Program announces a new development specific to the emerging industry of forest mushroom cultivation, where work between Small Farms, New York Farm Bureau, and Nationwide Insurance has confirmed that insurance policies are available immediately to outdoor, forest mushroom farmers in temperate regions of the United States.