Breeding Local Seed for Local Food Many local foods can be bred specifically to adapt to local conditions and preferences. Since local breeding takes manpower, the costs for these seeds can spill over to the customers.
by Ann Marie Thro - Larry Robertson
Community Grows in the People's Garden The McAllen Community Garden was formed by a small group of USDA employees to bring community gardening to the people of McAllen, Texas.
by John A. Goolsby, Ph.D
Scientists Agree; Sustainable Agricultural Systems A group of fifteen experts spent three years reviewing many hundreds of scientific papers and detailed case studies of sixteen farms to understand how U.S. agriculture can produce more crops ...
by Jill Auburn
Top 5 hot food trends for 2013 Grab your fork and knife. Amateur and professional foodies alike highly anticipate the newest food trends, and 2013 will not disappoint.
by Organic Producer