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Boundaries and the GMO Conspiracy

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The Road Less Taken This is a fence in the woods. There is a stone wall, and sticks in the gap in the wall, that warn you not to stick your head through the electric fence. Doing so, especially without … Continue reading

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GMO Declaring – Talk to Vendors

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Peanut Butter Poses for Her Picture The sow above is named Peanut Butter or PB for short. She’s from the Blackie line of sows and very sweet. She has a litter of piglets in the lower south field. Here she … Continue reading

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Last Day for Naturally Grown Comments

The comment period for the USDA’s proposed dilution of the term “Naturally Raised” is closing soon. Get your comments in now to the Federal Registry if you haven’t yet. As I write this, over 700 people have left comments – … Continue reading

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Certified Naturally Grown 2007

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Sugar Mountain Farm Naturally Grown Certification 2007We just received our 2007 certification for the Certified Naturally Grown (CNG)program. CNG follows standards similar to the USDA’s Certified Organic program but it is a farmer based program with some additions. In addition … Continue reading

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Certified Naturally Grown in 2007

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We got our Certified Naturally Grown (CNG) status for 2007 including the pretty wall certificate shown above. What is CNG you might ask? It’s better than Organic without the USDA high fees. CNG is an alternative certification program that parallels … Continue reading

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Pork Bellies on the Rise

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A friend sent me this: “If you had purchased $1,000.00 of Nortel stock one year ago, it would now be worth $49.00. With Enron, you would have had $16.50 left of the original $1,000.00. With WorldCom, you would have had … Continue reading

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Certified Naturally Grown

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We’re certifiable! We just received our certification for the Naturally Grown program in the mail. This is similar to the Certified Organic program. Frankly, naturally raised is better than organically raised. It means more. You can grow organic chickens by … Continue reading

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