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20 Places to Find Local Food and Family Farms Near You

20 Places to Find Local Food and Family Farms Near You

Heather Callaghan, Guest Waking Times As demand for local and raw goods continue to rise, more people are asking – where do I find local organic? Where do I find raw milk and join a herd share? Where are the farmers markets, co-ops and stands? Activist Post writer, Brandon Turbeville, interviews Heather Callaghan on his show, Truth […]

By February 4, 2014 1 Comments Read More →
Top 10 Reasons to Bring your Kids to the Farmers Market

Top 10 Reasons to Bring your Kids to the Farmers Market

Rick D., Eat Local Grown Waking Times The Farmers Market is a great place to bring your kids for so many reasons! The Farmers Market allows you to provide your family with wholesome, healthy food while supporting your local community at the same time. Here’s the reality- Family farmers need your support! Now that large […]

Empowering Local Farmers to End Hunger

Empowering Local Farmers to End Hunger

Anna Hunt, Staff Writer Waking Times  Frances Moore Lappé, author of Diet for a Small Planet, is an avid believer that a democracy that can empower its citizens to become involved in providing the community’s life essentials may be just want society needs to address the urgent issue of hunger. In Brazil, Belo Horizonte, the fourth […]

By December 31, 2012 4 Comments Read More →
Ordinary Warriors – The Revolution of the Incredible Edible Town

Ordinary Warriors – The Revolution of the Incredible Edible Town

Chris Bourne, Openhand Contributor Waking Times The Spiritual Warrior blends many qualities There are many different qualities to the soul. The spiritual movement has tended to focus on gifts such as acceptance and unconditional love. But there’s also the other side of the coin. There’s the warrior inside each of us that yearns to change […]

By November 5, 2012 0 Comments Read More →
Edible City: The Movie

Edible City: The Movie

Waking Times How do people disengage in the destruction taking place on planet earth and engage in something that helps to heal the earth and sets us free from the corporate systems that do us more harm than good? Edible City is a documentary film that addresses this timely question and demonstrates how local food […]

By August 26, 2012 0 Comments Read More →
Food Sovereignty Activism Pays!

Food Sovereignty Activism Pays!

Cathy L, ZenGardner Waking Times The “Feel Good” Ordinance? You Bet It Is! Food Freedom, Free Choice, Private Contract, Food Sovereignty, Local Foods – call it what you will but something big is growing in Maine! In 2011 five Maine towns passed the Local Food and Community Self-Governance Ordinance and two more passed Local Food […]

By July 6, 2012 0 Comments Read More →
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