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Farm to Fork Across America: Chefs Collaborative Upgrading the Quality of Our Food Supply

Julie Ann Fineman | Posted 01.25.2014 | Green
Julie Ann Fineman

With the rich agricultural heritage of the south as backdrop to historic Charleston, SC, I joined 300 of America's best chefs, food producers and food activists in early November, for the Chefs Collaborative National Sustainable Food Summit

Organic Valley's George Siemon -- a Living Legend in Sustainable Agriculture

Stefanie Penn Spear | Posted 04.28.2013 | Green
Stefanie Penn Spear

I'm inspired by Organic Valley CEO George Siemon's ability to engage in food advocacy and policy while at the helm of his highly successful business.

A Better Awards Ceremony

Maria Rodale | Posted 03.20.2013 | Green
Maria Rodale

by guest blogger Alberto Gonzalez, founder and CEO of GustOrganics During most of our modern history, business has proved to be the greatest vehic...

Who Grows Our Food: Clovercrest Farm's Steve Morrison

Ellen Kanner | Posted 03.09.2013 | Green
Ellen Kanner

Organic is how Morrison eats. "When I was growing up, my mother produced all the vegetables we ever ate. She put a lot of food by for the winter, canning and freezing." He and his wife Sonja keep that tradition alive for themselves and Morrison's three daughters. "We don't have much occasion to eat food that isn't organic."

What Saved This Conventional Farm?

Maria Rodale | Posted 12.16.2012 | Green
Maria Rodale

by guest blogger Alberto Gonzalez, founder and CEO of GustOrganics One of the beauties of organic agriculture rarely seen in other business sector...

Organic Food Legend: Organic Valley's CEO George Siemon

Laura Klein | Posted 08.27.2012 | Green
Laura Klein

We caught up with George on the heels of winning the NRDC's fourth annual Growing Green Award, given for his efforts in making our food system healthier and more sustainable.

Organic Farming in a NYC Public School

Maria Rodale | Posted 08.05.2012 | Education
Maria Rodale

by guest blogger Alberto Gonzalez, founder and CEO of GustOrganics Hatching chicks from eggs, growing kale, and making homemade vanilla ice cream wi...

Nature Is Our Teacher: A Social Experiment Disguised as a Business

George Siemon | Posted 07.17.2012 | Green
George Siemon

Food and agriculture must be a large focus of the environmental movement. Indeed, one could say we could eat our way through major threats by eating food that is grown with respect to nature.

The Future of Agriculture: Triple-Bottom-Line Beauty

Maria Rodale | Posted 07.17.2012 | Business
Maria Rodale

by guest blogger Alberto Gonzalez, founder and CEO of GustOrganics Several weeks ago I was fortunate enough to attend Organic Valley's annual meeting...

Who Is Your Farmer?

Maria Rodale | Posted 02.05.2012 | Green
Maria Rodale

by guest blogger Alberto Gonzalez, founder and CEO of GustOrganics. This is a fundamental question that, in an ideal world, we'd all be able to answe...

Does Christian Mean Organic?

Daniel Klein | Posted 12.11.2011 | Home
Daniel Klein

There are those who farm for food, others for money, some because it's what they have always done... and then there are the Stollers. This family in ...

Organic Valley Accused Of Violating Organic Egg Standards

Slashfood | Posted 06.20.2011 | Home

Organic Valley, the nation's largest name-brand marketer of organic eggs, is being accused of misleading consumers about the living conditions of its ...

Stonyfield CEO: Our Coalition Didn't Cave To Monsanto On GE Alfalfa

Gary Hirshberg | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Gary Hirshberg

Baseless attacks within the organic community do not serve the organic cause. Instead of fighting with each other, we need to fight Monsanto and the forces that are ignoring Americans who support organic and want the right to choose.

Organic Dairyman (VIDEO)

Rebecca Gerendasy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Rebecca Gerendasy

It's impossible to have a conversation with Jon Bansen without asking about his favorite cow Rosie. She's now 12 years old (she was 9 in the film), a...

MOOmilk Organic Milk: Maine Dairy Farmers Might Have Business Model To Emulate

AP | CLARKE CANFIELD | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

PORTLAND, Maine — Maine dairy farmers hope their new organic milk, called MOOMilk, becomes as popular among natural-food buffs as Maine lobster ...

Organic Dairy Farmers Boycott Stonyfield Farm, Horizon, Hood

Chelsea Green | Makenna Goodman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

This week a group of organic farmers is calling for a nationwide boycott of all H.P. Hood branded products because of what they're calling "unfair bus...