Agriculture http://deliciousliving.com/taxonomy/term/1281/more en 5 threats to U.S. Family Farms http://deliciousliving.com/agriculture/5-threats-us-family-farms <div class="node-body gallery-body">A look at 5 issues impacting American farmers. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deliciousliving.com/agriculture/5-threats-us-family-farms" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deliciousliving.com/agriculture/5-threats-us-family-farms#comments Agriculture Fri, 14 Sep 2012 18:00:00 +0000 270231 at http://deliciousliving.com Do certification labels really matter? http://deliciousliving.com/agriculture/do-certification-labels-really-matter <div class="node-body gallery-body">While eco labels are skyrocketing in popularity, do they have tangible benefits for farmers? Editor Jenna Blumenfeld traveled to Guatemala to find out</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deliciousliving.com/agriculture/do-certification-labels-really-matter" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deliciousliving.com/agriculture/do-certification-labels-really-matter#comments Nutrition Agriculture Green Living Agriculture Coffee Tue, 24 Jul 2012 19:29:00 +0000 260421 at http://deliciousliving.com Sustainable farming 2.0 http://deliciousliving.com/sustainability/sustainable-farming-20 <div class="node-body article-body">Through operating their farm Stahlbush Island Farms, Bill and Karla Chambers have become pioneers in sustainable farming and food production. From becoming the first certified-sustainable farm to implementing the first biogas plant to power its entire operation, Stahlbush Island Farms break new ground daily. Organic Connections, the magazine for Natural Vitality, reports. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deliciousliving.com/sustainability/sustainable-farming-20" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deliciousliving.com/sustainability/sustainable-farming-20#comments Agriculture Organic Sustainability Tue, 15 May 2012 16:35:00 +0000 247791 at http://deliciousliving.com Can sustainable farming go mainstream? http://deliciousliving.com/agriculture/can-sustainable-farming-go-mainstream <div class="node-body article-body">North Carolina’s Center for Environmental Farming Systems—an organic agricultural research facility—demonstrates how a local and sustainable food system can be realized on the statewide, mainstream level. Organic Connections, the magazine for Natural Vitality, reports. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deliciousliving.com/agriculture/can-sustainable-farming-go-mainstream" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deliciousliving.com/agriculture/can-sustainable-farming-go-mainstream#comments Agriculture Organic Tue, 24 Apr 2012 15:32:00 +0000 243441 at http://deliciousliving.com Building community through gardens http://deliciousliving.com/organic/building-community-through-gardens <div class="node-body article-body">Many have the vision of creating a community-involved local and sustainable food supply. In the town of Northampton, Massachusetts, it is actually happening. Read all about their story in Organic Connections, the magazine for Natural Vitality. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deliciousliving.com/organic/building-community-through-gardens" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deliciousliving.com/organic/building-community-through-gardens#comments Nutrition Agriculture Organic Tue, 03 Apr 2012 16:48:00 +0000 239651 at http://deliciousliving.com Documentary humanizes industrial farmers http://deliciousliving.com/agriculture/documentary-humanizes-industrial-farmers <div class="node-body article-body">In his documentary American Meat, filmmaker Graham Meriwether found it really isn’t a simple matter of “good and evil" concerning the American food system. Graham sat down with Organic Connections, the magazine for Natural Vitality, to convey that, in the end, the solution must include all of us.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deliciousliving.com/agriculture/documentary-humanizes-industrial-farmers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deliciousliving.com/agriculture/documentary-humanizes-industrial-farmers#comments Agriculture Sustainable Fri, 16 Dec 2011 01:48:00 +0000 224791 at http://deliciousliving.com Fourth-generation cotton farmer 'greens' family farm http://deliciousliving.com/non-gmo/fourth-generation-cotton-farmer-greens-family-farm <div class="node-body article-body">It is rare to find an industrial farmer who has made the remarkable journey to becoming organic and sustainable—but Eric Herm, West Texas farmer and author of Son of a Farmer, Child of the Earth, is doing exactly that.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deliciousliving.com/non-gmo/fourth-generation-cotton-farmer-greens-family-farm" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deliciousliving.com/non-gmo/fourth-generation-cotton-farmer-greens-family-farm#comments Nutrition Agriculture Tue, 06 Dec 2011 19:49:00 +0000 222131 at http://deliciousliving.com Isabelle Farm Family Day benefits Growe Foundation http://deliciousliving.com/agriculture/isabelle-farm-family-day-benefits-growe-foundation <div class="node-body gallery-body">Fun and festivities from Isabelle Farm Family Day, which benefited Growe Foundation, a non-profit that incorporates school gardens into Boulder, Colo., elementary school lesson plans.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deliciousliving.com/agriculture/isabelle-farm-family-day-benefits-growe-foundation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deliciousliving.com/agriculture/isabelle-farm-family-day-benefits-growe-foundation#comments Agriculture Events Fri, 07 Oct 2011 15:30:00 +0000 212711 at http://deliciousliving.com Non-GMO documentary in the works http://deliciousliving.com/agriculture/non-gmo-documentary-works <div class="node-body article-body">Organic Connections, the magazine for Natural Vitality, outlines a new film on the horizon regarding the non-GMO movement.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deliciousliving.com/agriculture/non-gmo-documentary-works" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deliciousliving.com/agriculture/non-gmo-documentary-works#comments Agriculture Tue, 06 Sep 2011 21:29:00 +0000 206831 at http://deliciousliving.com Petaluma Poultry uses HarvestMark to tell its story http://deliciousliving.com/technology/petaluma-poultry-uses-harvestmark-tell-its-story <div class="node-body article-body">An interview with Mike Leventini, president of Petaluma Poultry, reveals how traceability is in the company's genes—and how HarvestMark helps communicate that to Petaluma's consumers.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://deliciousliving.com/technology/petaluma-poultry-uses-harvestmark-tell-its-story" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://deliciousliving.com/technology/petaluma-poultry-uses-harvestmark-tell-its-story#comments Agriculture Organic Marketing Organic Technology Mon, 01 Aug 2011 20:41:00 +0000 199951 at http://deliciousliving.com