Monthly Archives: August 2015
That’s right – we’re headed to the Farm Progress Show in Decatur this week. We’ll meet up with our members, talk to corn farmers from all over the state, and learn quite a bit from our colleagues. We’ll also give … Continue reading
Photo courtesy of Adam Baker – Aledo, IL
This video was originally posted on Common Ground’s website, and the original post can be found here. How do you define local food? Maryland farmer Jennifer Schmidt wants consumers to know that even some canned foods could be considered local … Continue reading
Of course farmers and non-farmers see things differently – their life experiences have been completely different! Check out a few words farmers use that don’t mean quite the same thing off the farm!
Listen: I understand that the way your food is grown scares you. You have never seen it and you don’t understand it, the same way that I don’t understand how you actually get your groceries home if you live in … Continue reading
Puts a new perspective on the claim that corn prices increasing causes major price increases in meat at the grocery store, doesn’t it?