Category Archives: Agriculture

The Pitfalls of a City Boy Dining on Farmer’s Market Produce.

I bit hard on a peanut sized pit in a forkful of salad. I’d mixed what I thought were small seedless grape tomatoes with my lettuce, peppers and olives. I carefully ate each one and spit out the pits as … Continue reading

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Believe Immigration Reform is Possible This Summer

People are insisting immigration reform is possible this year, but how can that be? Earlier this year I heard Congressman Reichert hopelessly say it looks dead because it’s an election year. That disgusted me to hear the Republican-controlled House cannot … Continue reading

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The Women in Agriculture Conference is Serving Women Well

The Women in Agriculture (WIA) conference last Saturday was designed “to empower women in agriculture to achieve goals and manage risk through education, networking and technology.” Susan Curtis got exactly those results from last year’s WIA conference. She operates Hope … Continue reading

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