From Organic Pet Foods to Natural Pest Prevention, Pet Owners Are Getting Serious About & Spending Lots of Money on Keeping their Pets Toxin-Free…
Posts by Jodi Helmer:
Going Native: Replacing Your Lawn with Native Plants Benefits You and the Planet — Why Sacrifice the Environment for a Green Lawn?
Wayne Geiger fields up to 10 calls per week about hens and roosters in need of new homes. When Geiger founded Lighthouse Farm Sanctuary in 2002, most of the calls he received involved horses, sheep and cattle that were victims of neglect or cruelty. There were almost no requests to help chickens. Geiger blames the […]
Meet the Fakers With the Popularity in Farmers’ Markets Have Come Unscrupulous Sellers Big and Small
Emily Achenbaum Harris arrived at the local farmers’ market in Charlotte, North Carolina, just as vendors were opening their stands. As she walked from stall to stall, she noticed Dole boxes tucked under tables and watched as a farmer dumped blueberries out of plastic supermarket containers into the blue felted containers ubiquitous at local farm […]