This is a very long story, which I will explain in an upcoming post, but suffice to say, we are going back to the GAPS diet. Why? Read the rest of this entry »
“The 1985 Farm Bill paid farmers not to farm 61 million acres, which is an area equal to Ohio, Indiana, and half of Illinois. The amount we’ve spent on farm subsidies from 1980-1990 is enough to buy all the farms in 33 states” –paraphrase by P.J. O’Rourke of Dick Armey’s Moscow on the Mississippi: America’s Soviet-Style Farm Policy Read the rest of this entry »
Back in April, and throughout last summer, I talked all about my lovely CSA through Sun Gold Farm. A CSA is Community-Supported Agriculture and it is an ultra-local way of getting quality food directly from the farm. This is just a friendly reminder to begin thinking about possibly joining a CSA, because chances are, sign-ups are already beginning and when spring comes around chances are it will be too late!