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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.

September 11, 2009

The People Behind Your Food

Sustainable agriculture includes sustainable labor practices. Paying workers a living wage and making sure they are treated fairly are some of the goals of the domestic fair trade label.

March 31, 2005

Viva Cesar Chavez!

On March 31st, many individuals, several counties, and seven states across the U.S. honor the life and work of Cesar Chavez. Chavez contributed to enormous improvements in the working conditions of agricultural laborers in this country – today, he would have turned 78.



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