Organic agriculture is more than the food, the soil, and the absence of chemicals. It’s a powerful web of relationships—with the earth, our food, and each other. By Jeffrey Rossman, PhD
RODALE NEWS, LENOX, MA—If you do just one thing—make one conscious choice—that can change the world, go organic. —Maria Rodale, Organic Manifesto
I was thinking about Maria’s message last week as we pulled into the driveway of Friendly Farm in Iowa City. This organic farm is run by Bob Braverman, my wife’s cousin. Bob is a 53-year-old philosopher-farmer with long red hair and a thick red beard, who welcomed us with a warm bear hug. Today I thought I’d share some of our visit with you. Read more….