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Task Force to Identify Farmers Market Fraud in California

October 7th, 2014 | by Jill Ettinger

We trust farmers markets to be the anti-supermarket. There are no unflattering fluorescent lights, loud disorienting music, those confusing price tags or dizzying endcaps. But what if farmers market stalls were just going to the supermarket for you—and bringing those store-bought items to their stalls? It’s happening in California, and the state is cracking down.


A Million Women Farming: She-I-E-I-O!

June 30th, 2013 | by Mary Gerush

Recent research from the USDA shows that women are breaking the "grass ceiling" as their numbers increase on farms and ranches around the country. A million women are farming!



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