A survey of interesting recent articles on the gut, allergies and nutrition.
Reason Behind Increasing Food Allergies Discovered
Genetically Engineered Foods May Cause Rising Food Allergies — Genetically Engineered Soybeans
American Gut Project
Some of My Best Friends are Germs
Help Neil Perin save a working family farm dedicated to saving heritage breeds and dedicated to non-toxic, biological, organic farming.
Here is the Kickstarter Page:
Arcadian Acres – Preserving Heritage Animals & a Family Farm
Read the FAQs and watch the video to understand how Arcadian Acres, a successful organic farm, doesn’t meet USDA standards [...]
Celebrate the harvest and the legacy of revolutionary gardener Thomas Jefferson at the 8th annual Heritage Harvest Festival at Monticello, September 12-13, 2014. Thomas Jefferson, America’s “founding foodie,” championed vegetable cuisine, plant experimentation and sustainable agriculture.
Taste a bounty of heirloom fruits and vegetables and learn about organic gardening and [...]
Savor the abundance
Friday & Saturday, September 5-6, 2014, Asheville, N.C.
Season Extension • Home Cooking • Fermentation • Preservation • Self-reliance • Homesteading Skills • Wild Ideas • Seed Saving • Herbal Medicine • And so much more!
Click here for more information and registration.
Market Central’s 6th Annual Meet Yer Eats Farm Tour is on Labor Day, Sept. 1 from 10 to 4. The tour is about getting to know your farmer, and getting to know your food. Over 1, 000 people are expected to hit the backroads surrounding Charlottesville for a local food enthusiast’s ultimate food field trip: [...]
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 [...]
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
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.
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. [...]