Sarahlee Lawrence and Amy Ridout are part of a wave of young farmers determined to remake the American food system.
by Sarah Gilman,
Nov 27, 2011
Viva Farms is a "farm incubator" in Washington's Skagit Valley that helps aspiring cash-poor farmers like Nelida Martinez start and successfully operate their own businesses.
by Jennifer Langston,
Nov 28, 2011
The Agriculture Department approves the planting of genetically modified alfalfa seed.
by Ari LeVaux,
Feb 15, 2011
Local governments are trying to give a boost to small farmers and organic growers.
by Nathaniel Hoffman,
Feb 03, 2011
Organic hop growers are toasting new regulations that require organic beers to use organic hops.
by Stephanie Paige Ogburn,
Dec 05, 2010
More Montana farmers are starting to raise oilseed crops
and produce their own biofuels to save on energy costs
by Sam Western,
Dec 26, 2005
Large-scale organic food producers have beaten back an
attempt to strengthen national organic standards
by Emma Brown,
Nov 28, 2005