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Interview: Researcher, Author Eric Toensmeier Explores Practical, Effective Carbon Farming Strategies

Eric Toensmeier details some of the findings of the climate-healing effects of soil carbon from his new book, The Carbon Farming Solution.

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Interview: Dr. Natasha Campbell-McBride Discusses the Science behind GAPS, Modern Nutrition Woes

Healing the Body and Mind Through the Gut   Acres U.S.A. is North America’s monthly magazine of ecological agriculture. Each month we conduct an in-depth interview with a thought leader. The following interview appeared in our April 2016 issue and was too important not to share widely. Dr. Natasha Campbell-McBride is a warm, gracious woman with a […]

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Interview: Scientist, Author Jonathan Lundgren Discusses Ground-Breaking Research into Insects and Species Diversity

Acres U.S.A. is North America’s monthly magazine of ecological agriculture. Each month we conduct an in-depth interview with a thought leader. The following interview appeared in our February 2016 issue and was too important not to share widely. Dr. Jonathan Lundgren is an agroecologist, director of the Ecdysis Foundation and CEO of Blue Dasher Farm […]

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This is Not Food Labeling

The proposal to hide the labeling of GMO ingredients behind a scannable QR code is at its heart disingenuous, elitist, and discriminates against the poor and elderly.

Joel Salatin believes ecological farmers must constantly teach consumers ecological eating.

Joel Salatin: Communicating Ecological Eating

This article first appeared in the February 2016 issue of Acres U.S.A. Six Key Messages for Consumer Outreach by Joel Salatin As farmers, we enjoy conversations about soil, water, animal husbandry, horticulture and every other kind of production nuance. That’s as it should be. But all of this production is meaningless without someone to use […]

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Interview: Scientist, Author, Activist Vandana Shiva Leads Movement to Restore Sovereignty to Farmers

Acres U.S.A. is North America’s monthly magazine of ecological agriculture. Each month we conduct an in-depth interview with a thought leader. The following interview appeared in our January 2016 issue and was too important not to share widely. Americans who visit India often come back more or less overwhelmed by its vast size and complexity, and […]