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January 08, 2010

From Bulb to Bloom

Tulips and other winter flowers are more than just a colorful addition to the market. For some farms, they can be the secret to surviving the winter.

October 16, 2009

Farming in Transition

Transitioning from conventional to organic farming can be complicated—but worth it for apple farmer Stan Devoto.

August 27, 2009

Introducing Thomas Farm

From father to son: meet one example of “second-wave” farmers. Jerry Thomas passes his organic farm onto his son Josh.  

April 10, 2009

ALBA Grows New Farmers

The Agriculture and Land-Based Training Association helps supply America’s growing need for small-scale farmers. ALBA’s program teaches new farmers about organic, sustainable practices and provides them operating capital and access to land.

February 13, 2009

Farming: A Close Look at the Big Picture

The national 2007 Census of Agriculture gives us food for thought. The numbers show a growing trend in sustainable agriculture but a shrinking number of mid-sized farms.



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