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"Just Farmers" or Scientists in Overalls?

by Melinda Hemmelgarn, M.S., R.D.

Organic farmers aren’t “just” farmers. They stand at the forefront of preventive medicine. By producing safe and nutritious food -- without synthetic fertilizers or chemicals, antibiotics or hormones -- organic farmers protect our environment, there
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Exciting Research Breeds Seeds for Microclimates

by Michael Sligh and Kelli Dale of RAFI-USA

Through a grant provided by the Farmers Advocating For Organic (FAFO) program, Rural Advancement Foundation International (RAFI) is working with Major Goodman to develop organic seeds well suited for sustainable farming in the Southeast.