Category Archives: Health

Debunking the Need for Provisions in the FDA Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA)

Simply put, the FSMA is inequitable in terms of its effect and impact on small to medium farmers. Furthermore, the FSMA is negatively impactful on the millions of consumers that choose local, organic, seasonal, and unprocessed foods.  Most notably on … Continue reading

Posted in Eating Local, Food Consumption Choices, GMO, Health, Local Food and Government | Leave a comment

Medicinal Plants

There is great value in growing more than just food for human and animal consumption. Growing certain plants will keep away pests and provide other permaculture benefits.  In addition, certain plants have medicinal benefits.  See 27 Medicinal Plants Worth Your … Continue reading

Posted in Health, Medicinal Plants | Leave a comment