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Redefining Farming

July 16, 2021

“There's something happening here But what it is ain't exactly clear There's a man with a gun over there Telling me I got to beware… Read more

Two Visionaries, Fifty Years Apart

July 16, 2021

“What I caution against is folks who believe that just by buying organic or just by sharing muffins with my neighbor, I’ve done my part.… Read more


June 22, 2021

“What does Theory Of Constraints say that is so different from common sense? ‘If I can find the leverage point, I can move the earth.”… Read more

A parade of farmers with large puppets at the front. Two women carry a banner reading "Keep The Soil In Organic"

Should ORGANIC Be One Brand?

June 22, 2021

“The reality is we don’t live in a perfect world. We live in a very imperfect world. And that’s politics. And you kind of have… Read more

Green tomatoes on the vine with a box of text reading" "When things get big, they are transformed, for better or for worse. "Success" and scale change things."

Two Wolves and a Lamb Vote on What to Have For Lunch

June 9, 2021

“Democracy is two wolves and a lamb voting on what to have for lunch. “Liberty is a well-armed lamb contesting the vote!” – Ben Franklin… Read more

Secretary Vilsack's Response

June 3, 2021

Speaking at a rally to protect organic, Fred Kirschenmann was asked what he would do if he was Secretary of Agriculture? He replied, “Well, that all depends… Read more