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thought for the day:

organic = sustainable

what customers are saying:

I left Countryside for cheaper, "All-Natural" feed. When my customers started COMPLAINING about the taste of my eggs I came back to Countryside!

— Better Feed Makes Better Eggs, Better Eggs Make Happier Customers

Welcome to Countryside Organics

Welcome to Countryside! We are here to help. Micro-flock keepers? Market farmers? Family farm? Organic homestead? Grass farm? What can we do to make your ecological, healthy and sustainable farming better? If you have questions we would like to help. Call 1-888-699-7088. Or email info@countrysideorganics.com

Click Here for Countryside’s Online Store

Online Store: Certified Organic, Soy-Free Feeds

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Resellers

Seeking Military Veteran-Farmer

Land Opportunity

Seeking a Veteran-Farmer to establish farm business on 41 acres in a supportive farming community in central Virginia, minutes west of Charlottesville. Applicant shall have recent military experience with an honorable discharge,
be drug-free and have a comfort level with small-scale farming.

Owner will consider options for farm production from vegetables to small-scale livestock, farmed organically or as close to natural as possible. Ideas
for alternate enterprises are also welcome: native plant production, beekeeping, medicinal and culinary herbs, mushroom cultivation and/or farmed flowers.

Owner will provide free use of the land or minimum-fee lease arrangement.
This is not a farm management offer, rather an opportunity for a young farmer/farm couple to build a business on this land and be willing to settle in the Charlottesville area. Owner is seeking a recent military veteran, but will consider serious offer from other, non-veterans, who may be willing to provide agricultural training for veteran interns at some future date.

Only individuals with experience in farm business and/or farm management will
be considered. Candidates should be willing to start-up a farm business, provide
a business plan and source labor for creating farm on the land that shall be leased. Must be enthusiastic and demonstrate willingness to work hard. Farmer shall provide own housing, machinery, farm tools, and animals. Owner is open to negotiations on building construction as needed for barn, packing and storage shed, high tunnels and washing station.

An initial two-year lease will be offered with an option to renew for long-term lease agreement. The fine points of lease agreement shall be negotiated between select candidate and owner, including option to live on the land.

Please send cover letter, resume and 2 references (name, phone, and email) to: Laura Farrell, templehill1790@gmail.com.
Inquiries received until September 15, 2014

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Countryside Organics Reseller Lotus Farm and Garden

Check out Lotus Farm and Garden in Asheville, NC. A Countryside Organics reseller, Lotus Farm and Garden is moving full speed ahead with foddering systems. Check them out at:

Lotus Farm and Garden
455 Ste-8 N. Louisiana Ave
Asheville, NC 28806
828-450-3496

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Story of Atrazine Whistleblower Tyrone Hayes

Worthy read:

http://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2014/02/10/a-valuable-reputation

Listen in with Kevin and Bill on 106.1 The Corner’s Backyard Revolution

9:00 a.m., Friday, August 15. Adrienne, Brad, Kevin and Bill on issues of organics, the true value of conventionally produced non-GMO feeds and some fun.

http://1061thecorner.com/

Countryside Organics Welcomes A. S. Labieniec as Newest Reseller

Countryside Organics is pleased to announce our newest reseller, A.S. LABIENIEC, of BERLIN, CONNECTICUT.

Give A.S. LABIENIEC a call at 860-828-3633.

Check out all of our quality feed resellers, here.
Check out a list of producers using quality Countryside Organics products, here.

To be included in either directory email info@countrysideorganics.com

Countryside Organics Mission

Countryside Organics manufactures certified organic, non-GMO, soy-free feeds and markets treatments and accessories for organic farming and gardening. We are a socially responsible enterprise and are proof-positive that an environmentally-friendly, organic, responsible approach to farming is viable, profitable, necessary and sustainable.

We are dedicated to being:

  • Organic.
  • Financially sustainable.
  • Responsive to environmental concerns.
  • Socially responsible.
  • Dedicated to earth’s sustainability.

Thanks for choosing organics!

Herbal Ley

A symphony of legumes, forbs and herbs:

Sainfoin, Yellow Clover, VNS Alfalfa, Multileaf Alfalfa, Austrian Winter Peas, Ground Hog Radish, Small Burnet, Bonar Forage Rape, Dwarf Essex Rape, Forage Chicory, Tonic Plantain, Medium Red Clover, Buckwheat, Birdsfoot Trefoil, Kura Clover

Broadcast spread at rate of #5 – #7 per acre. Optionally add grass seed mix and/or fertilizer to increase broadcast efficiency.