Support Your Local Farmer
The evidence is in: locally and regionally grown food is good for our economy as well as our bodies. So you can make a difference by buying food from farmers markets, CSAs, roadside stands and other local and regional food sources. And after you've enjoyed your delicious, locally grown meal, thank your farmer!
Be a Climate-Friendly Gardener
Gardeners can not only grapple with the effects of climate change—they can help fight it! Home gardeners, like farmers, can make choices that reduce greenhouse gas emissions and improve storage of carbon by adopting climate-friendly practices. Read this guide to help you get started.
Set the Record Straight on Monsanto
Agribusiness giant Monsanto touts its products as indispensable tools in the struggle to feed a growing world population. In reality, less costly alternatives are available that can do just as good a job of meeting our food needs without producing some of the serious problems, like herbicide-resistant "superweeds," that Monsanto's products have caused. Find out how Monsanto fails at sustainable agriculture and then set the record straight!