Countryside Organics will be shipping individual bags of Chaffhaye All-Natural, Healthy Forage, by the end of September. They are available now, in store, to our “Driver Dan” delivery customers, and for inclusion on bundled pallet shipments.
Chaffhaye offers significant nutritional, practical, and economic benefits over dusty hay, pelleted feeds and other high-cost concentrates. Chaffhaye guarantees [...]
Join us in Orange, Virginia, Saturday, August 10 from 10 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. for the 2nd Annual Edible Fest in Orange. Last year’s event was a huge success. Here are some of the feature’s of the day:
Cooking demonstrations throughout the day.
Tastings and presentations from dozens of the region’s leading farms, restaurants and [...]
We have Nature’s Kelp again. Please click here.
Tuesday, July 30, 2013, 6:009:00 pm at the Virginia Tech Catawba Sustainability Center – Catawba, VA
The gardens at the Catawba Sustainability Center will be used to identify actual examples of weed, pest, disease, and other common problems, and discuss strategies for dealing with them.
The instructor is long-time VABF newsletter editor Mark Schonbeck.
Countryside Organics has four natural, free-choice mineral formulations for livestock.
• Healthy Minerals is intended to be fed free choice to cattle, goats and horses. Healthy Minerals contain organic kelp, naturally mined trace mineral salt, diatomaceous earth, dolomitic lime, dehydrated apple cider vinegar, garlic powder, copper sulfate, selenium and more. It has a 2 to [...]
WASHINGTON, D.C., June 10, 2013, Public Patent Foundation
A three-judge panel at the Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit ruled today that a group of organic and otherwise non-GMO farmer and seed company plaintiffs are not entitled to bring a lawsuit to protect themselves from Monsanto’s transgenic seed patents “because Monsanto
has made binding [...]
We’ll be at the Tom Yum Local Food Innovation Event on Saturday, April 13, from 8:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., alongside the City Market in Downtown Charlottesville. Kevin will speak at 9:30 a.m. on, “Raising Chickens the Easy (Drug Free) Way.” In addition to the City Market there will be Chef Demos and Tastings, Food [...]
Countryside Organics is now carrying Sims Brothers’ AU Grazer® Sericea Lespedeza Pellets. Lespedeza is a perennial legume proven to reduce and control barber pole worms (Haemonchus Contortus) in goats and sheep while providing high quality, cost-effective forage protein. Goats love it!
More information on Sericea Lespedeza, here. Countryside Organics Online Store Link for Lespedeza, here.
Tuesday, March 19th – Brandy Station, VA
10 am to 2 pm
Organic Valley and the Fertrell Company will co-host a workshop for crop, horticulture, and livestock producers at the Brandy Station Fire Hall.
Speakers and Topics:
§ Organic Dairy and Feed Opportunities – Gerry Cohn, Organic Valley
§ Stocking rates and forage accumulation enable [...]
Our friends at waycooltools.com are at again, making further improvements to their broadfork. Lighter and unbreakable. Check it out, here.