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Apple Harvest Ready to Round Out Festival Season

The Centralia Chronicle 25 Sep 2021
Organizers told participants they would not likely be able to visit every farm on the tour but many of them wanted to do so, which led to frustration from participants and farmers, who found some visitors did not stay as long as they expected them to because they were attempting to squeeze in as many farm stops as possible.

Tasteful views: Eating locally takes time, but is worth the effort

Index-Journal 25 Sep 2021
Meet the growersTwo operations that supply customers with locally grown foods are Metz Organix and Parisi Farms ... The farm is about 9 miles south of Greenwood off Chipley Road ... He looked at what other organic farms in South Carolina grew and changed his efforts by picking up organic produce from five farms within 50 miles of Greenwood to sell.

100 years ago: Tehama Count Farm Bureau to have drive for new membership

Red Bluff Daily News 25 Sep 2021
The Tehama County Farm ... Walker of Willows, president of the California Farm Bureau Federation, also was present at the meeting and spoke of the excellent work the organization has done and is doing.

St. Mary’s holds first Farm to School event

Wahpeton Daily News 25 Sep 2021
Mary’s Catholic School in Breckenridge, Minnesota, held their first Farm to School event Friday, Sept. 24 after receiving a $2,500 AGRI Farm to School Grant from the Minnesota Department of Agriculture ... Mary’s Catholic School’s Farm to School program was started by former Food Service Director Carly Beyer ... Mary’s Farm to School chief organizer.

4-H youth club teaches life, leadership through farming in San Bruno

The Daily Journal - San Mateo 25 Sep 2021
A bit further down, where the road ends, sits a small livestock farm and clubhouse, home to youth organization 4-H’s San Bruno chapter. The farm is home to chickens, rabbits, a couple goats and even pigs and cows, depending on the time of year ... An open house will be held at the farm Sunday, Sept.

Rooibos: Uniquely and proudly South African as tea boosts economy

Independent online (SA) 25 Sep 2021
BOS Brands sources all of its hand-harvested organic rooibos from Klipopmekaar Farm, which is a 6 000 hectare organic rooibos farm and nature reserve in the Cederberg ... Organic rooibos farms like Klipopmekaar place as much emphasis on protecting the biodiversity of the region, and ...

Moving away from the city inspired a former corporate employee to go into farming

Manila Bulletin 25 Sep 2021
A year after that trip, Dizon purchased a poultry farm for commercial use ... It is a certified learning site of the Agricultural Training Institute (ATI) and an accredited farm school of Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA) that offers Organic Agriculture Production courses ... For more information, visit Javenri Harvest Farm.

Downpours, fierce winds wreck crops after a year of drought

The Keene Sentinel 25 Sep 2021
Adding insult to injury, another recent downpour again swamped fields on Phillips’ farm ... Three restaurants that work with Sub Edge Farm are helping with fundraisers scheduled for Oct ... Phillips, who with his wife, Isabelle, managed farms for 18 years, also raises poultry and grass-fed beef in addition to organic vegetables and herbs at Sub Edge Farm.

NGO grows medical cannabis despite strict Brazil rules

Taipei Times 25 Sep 2021
Surrounded by barbed wire and an electric fence, marijuana plants flourish under the bright sun on a farm in a mountainous area outside Rio de Janeiro. Yet this farm has nothing to do with drug trafficking ... Cannabis plants grow at the Medical Cannabis Research and Patient Support Association production farm in Paty dos Alferes, Brazil, on Sept.

Efforts to reduce nutrient loss into waterways gains momentum

News-Press Now 25 Sep 2021
Lauren Lurkins, Illinois Farm Director of environmental policy, said the initiative is going to take some time, but she foresees success. “The fact that we have not only individuals making changes on their farms and waster water treatment plants, but also organizations and our state supporting it for the long haul,” Lurkins said.

FARM TO COMMUNITY: Produce grown at college benefits local nonprofits

The Monroe News 25 Sep 2021
A team of volunteers manage the farm ... Loughney said McCain approached him about space on the college’s campus that could potentially be used for farming. Loughney said the farm started with a single raised bed and quickly grew as local greenhouses donated plants to support the effort ... They often feature the produce grown on the farm.

202 out of 505 poll promises fulfilled by DMK govt: Stalin

Suryaa 25 Sep 2021
He also listed out presentation of a separate budget for agriculture; reduction of petrol price by Rs 3/litre; writing off of cooperative bank loans to women self help groups to the tune of Rs 2,756 crore; kick starting of organic farming scheme; withdrawal of 5,570 cases filed ...

NAD elects new managing committee

MENA FN 25 Sep 2021
... community that promotes organic farming in Qatar.

Pastor who brought churches together celebrates 40th anniversary of ordination

Victoria Advocate 25 Sep 2021
The Rev. Herb Beyer is an organizer ... He was ordained Sept ... Beyer also has served at St ... “He’s just a good man who sets a good example, and he’s a great organizer who knows how to get people to work for God ... Beyer and his wife, Lisa Gail Breland Beyer, live on a farm near the Hackberry community where they raise Dexter cattle and enjoy organic gardening.

Tropical Gardening: Living sustainably has been called many things over the years

Hawaii Tribune-Herald 25 Sep 2021
Today, we are still trying to improve our relationship with the environment Terms like sustainable agriculture, integrated pest management, organic farming and permaculture are used by folks concerned about minimizing our negative impact on the planet. We now focus on minimizing our carbon footprint as we experience the effects of global warming.