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What's It Like To Grow Up On A Farm? (TEXT and PHOTOS)
Society & Culture  (tags: world, children, family, culture, farming, society, education, news, environment, humans, interesting )

- 1547 days ago -
Helen Peters' books are based on her own magical childhood growing up on an old farm with piglets and sheep instead of TV and computers. This gallery tells the story behind her latest book 'The Farm Beneath the Water'.
Speak Out: Darigold Workers Report Not Being Provided With Clean Drinking Water PETITION!!
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, business, americans, corporate, ethics, farming, labor, news, society, society, safety, sadness, rights, interesting )

- 1687 days ago -
Be part of this action. Join the workers virtually by clicking the grey "participate" button below to send this e-mail to the Kroger Co. CEO Rodney McMullen. Tell him that all dairy workers should have a clean trusted supply of drinking water at work.
Ruff Choice: Which Farm Dog Is Right for You?
Society & Culture  (tags: farming, farm dogs, animals, livestock, guardians, herders, environment, family, humans, interesting )

- 1780 days ago -
Looking for a new farmhand? Try man's best friend. With over 10,000 years of agriculture experience, many canine companions are naturally hardwired for working with livestock.
Monsanto Is Suing the Entire State of Vermont PETITION!!
Society & Culture  (tags: Vermont, business, corporate, dishonesty, consumers, americans, ethics, farming, government, humans, investments, investors, law, money, news, politics, society, SustainableDevelopment, sustainabledevelopment, usa, ecosystems, environment, humans, nature )

- 1787 days ago -
Tell Monsanto: Don't sue Vermont for its decision to label GMO foods. Monsanto is making outlandish claims in protest, including one that a labeling requirement would be a violation to the company's freedom of speech.
It's Gotta Stop. Take Action Today. PETITION!!
Society & Culture  (tags: workers, abuse, business, corporate, society, labor, ethics, farming, safety, sadness, rights, americans, law )

- 1933 days ago -
Mauricio stated that he worked for over 10 years as a milker and, "all those years that I worked as a milker they never gave me a rest break."
Competition for Best Land Access Projects
Society & Culture  (tags: rights, property rights, agriculture, farming, world, politics, society, humans, government, freedoms, news, culture )

- 3106 days ago -
Poor indigenous and peasant farmers who have developed initiatives to gain access to land have been invited to take part in a global competition that will award prizes for innovative, effective approaches to the struggle for property rights
Workers Made to Race in 100+ Degree Weather
Society & Culture  (tags: iumarra, grapes, workers rights, food, rights, business, corporate, farms, farming )

- 3515 days ago -
HELP THESE WORKERS ! .....Giumarra--the world's largest table grape company, who uses the Nature's Partner label is intimidating workers and forcing them to race against other workers in temperatures over 100 degrees to avoid being suspended.
NIMBY - But Then, Where?
Society & Culture  (tags: farming, preservation, conservation, land use, zoning )

- 3856 days ago -
Bobby Prigel's family has farmed their land for over a century. His dairy farm is the only certified organic dairy in Baltimore County, Maryland. Now he wants to produce & sell organic butter, yogurt, cheese & ice cream. Why are his neighbors crying foul?
Reclaiming the Diversity of Wheat Brings Flavor Back to Bread
Society & Culture  (tags: wheat, flour, farming, bread, local food )

- 3874 days ago -
Around the country, small farmers are resisting the mass-production taste and texture of most commercial flours by growing various varieties of wheat, then milling and selling their own. Great article full of interesting information.
Of Church and Steak: Farming for the Soul
Society & Culture  (tags: farming, environment, religion, faith, food, organic, dining, lifestlye )

- 4259 days ago -
NEAR a prairie dotted with cattle and green with soy beans, barley, corn and oats, two bearded Hasidic men dressed in black pray outside a slaughterhouse here that is managed by an evangelical Christian. Humane, sustainable practices are articles of faith

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