Organic Food

17 May: Pesticides in Kids Linked to ADHD

By JoNel Aleccia, Health writer via www.msnbc.com Exposure to pesticides used on common kid-friendly foods — including frozen blueberries, fresh strawberries and celery — appears to boost the chances that children will be diagnosed with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, or…

06 Aug: Eat Well Guide

The Eat Well Guide, maintained by the Institute of Agriculture and Trade Policy, is a free directory of sustainably-raised meat, poultry, dairy, and eggs from stores, farms, and restaurants in your area. Click

16 Jul: On tiny plots, a new generation of farmers emerges

ROCHESTER, Wash. — Joseph Gabiou walks the fields of Wobbly Cart Farm with a practiced eye. He kicks dirt into place to keep the wind from blowing the protective covering off a row of organic broccoli. The seedlings are vulnerable to the flea beetles that came in the spring, just as longtime farmers in this valley told him they would.