Ok, It's set. The Well Fed Neighbor Cooperative LLC (My new fledgling co-op) will be co-hosting an event with the Farmers Gastropub, Friday, February 11th, 6:30 pm, in the back room of the pub. I will post an event here and at wellfedneighbor.com hopefully today. Come and learn about the "value chain" approach to business, and the benefit local food will have on local food security, our local economy, our local job base, our local health and our local fuel usage. If you're a producer, local…See More
In Aaron Woolf's thought-provoking documentary, friends Ian Cheney and Curt Ellis move back to America's Corn Belt to plant an acre of the nation's most-grown and most-subsidized grain and follow their crop into the U.S. food supply. What they learn about genetically modified seeds, powerful herbicides and the realities of modern farming calls into question government subsidies, the fast-food lifestyle and the quality of what we eat.