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Diet For A Cool Planet

What does the food in my plate have to do with global warming? The short answer is “everything”, if you subscribe to the prevailing scientific view that climate change is caused by man-made greenhouse gas emissions. According to United Nations … Continue reading

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Playdate at Full Belly Farm

Full Belly Farm is no Disneyland. It is a busy organic farm with crops and sheep and dust and smelly chicken and warehouses and piles of cardboard boxes and cradles and dirt roads and loud engines. It is a demanding … Continue reading

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Organics 101 with Dr. Hans Herren

Is organic food just another fad? Why should we care? Flippant as they may seem, these questions are asked very seriously every day by a lot of people of all ages, economic backgrounds and political persuasions, from California to Quebec, … Continue reading

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Soil Love Story

“We don’t grow plants, we grow soil. Soil grows plants”. This is the most pertinent and profound statement I’ve heard in a long time. Most of us don’t think about soil or even growing food. Yet, if we ever pause … Continue reading

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