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Remembering Dennis Piluri

Dennis Piluri, age 69, of Scottsdale, Arizona, passed away on January 5, 2019, in Phoenix. At the time of his passing, he was the proud owner of Great Western Sales, along with his brother, Robert. Dennis, Robert and Great Western, an organic fertilizer distributorship, have long supported the eco-agriculture movement. Their product, Organic Gem, has […]

“Small Farm Today” Founder Passes

Ron Macher, founder and editor of Small Farm Today, died in December after a lengthy illness. Ron was a tireless champion of the diversified small family farm. He held the belief that saving the family farms was critical for the country and shared that passion in every article. He also authored the bestselling book Making […]