News CSA Enrollment ~ Tomatoes & Peppers ~ Veggie List 7/26/14
As if the temperatures, rain, sunflowers, zinnias weren't enough to inhale, I could see customers slightly tilt their heads back and take in a big sniff of the fire roasted chili peppers filling the air with a soothing but hungry aroma. Tonopah Rob
News Utilizing Fruit Peel
Most of the beneficiary aspects of orange peels come from their essential oils, which have anti-microbial and anti-inflammatory properties. Essential oil "d-limonene" has the ability to defuse stomach acids and maintain normal intestinal movements. I
News Digging into Aquaponics: #1 -The Plants
Your best growing plants are always going to be the nitrogen lovers, like salad greens, herbs, and houseplants. Why? Because aquaponic systems are especially rich in nitrogen, which is what causes plants to be green.
News How Gluten Destroys Thyroid Health
Gluten contains gliadin, a protein that is foreign to the human body. The unfamiliarity leads to the initiation of an immune response, an action that is amplified in individuals with Celiac disease. Many people today are sensitive or intolerant to gl
News Summer Tomato Sale ~ Veggie List 7/19/14 ~ CSA Contracts
This Saturday the farm stand is having a sale on tomatoes. All tomatoes from cherry to the OMG look at the size of these monster tomatoes are all on sale.
News Why You Should Stop Counting Calories and Start Counting Chemicals
http://naturalsociety.com, by Christina Sarich
Most of us have been conditioned to look at the calories we eat as the primary reason why we might be getting a little thick around the middle, and while it is true that too many calories aren't good for maintaining a healthy weight...
News Sow Revolution: Join the Grocery Store Rebellion
http://www.theorganicprepper.ca, Daisy Luther
Recently I wrote about how to break up with your supermarket and it really got me thinking.
News Vermont Farmer's Markets to Allow Raw Milk Delivery
http://thelibertybeat.com, Julie Wilson
Vermont, the same state that recently passed the first GMO food labeling law, is now allowing the sale of raw milk at farmer's markets, something residents haven't seen in at least sixty years.
News Restaurant Watches Old Surveillance And Shares Shocking Results On Craigslist
We are a popular restaurant for both locals and tourists alike. Having been in business for many years, we noticed that although the number of customers we serve on a daily basis is almost the same today as it was 10 years ago, the service just see
News Americans Are Too Stupid For GMO Labeling, Congressional Panel Says
It's pretty rare that members of Congress and all witnesses called declare out loud that Americans are just too ignorant to be given a piece of information, but that was a key conclusion of the House Agriculture Committee this week.
News The Food Lab: How to Grill a Steak, a Complete Guide
http://www.lewrockwell.com, By J. Kenji Lopez-Alt
Want to know how to grill a steak? Here's my advice: DO NOT DO IT THE WAY THEY DO IT AT STEAKHOUSES.
News Reimagine Food to serve diners 3D-printed meals
http://www.gizmag.com, By Stu Robarts
3D-printed meals sound like something from a futuristic sci-fi movie. You may not have to wait too far into the future to taste them though. Food innovation firm Reimagine Food is planning a 3D dinner event where diners will be served printed food.
News Tomato Season ~ Veggie List 7/12/14 ~ Egg Sale ~ Fresh Roasted Chili Peppers
Tomatoes!! Oh my golly! Y'all need to come to the farm stand and get tomatoes. All kinds of colors, flavors and textures. And the Cherry Tomatoes, boy howdy do they pack a punch of sweetness. The little yellow cherry's are sinfully delicious. Goo
News Amazing Umeboshi: An Ancient Power Food
The fruits are picked at the end of June when they are green and unripe and at the peak of their acidity. The plums are then pickled with salt and the red leaves of a medicinal herb called shiso or beefsteak. They are then aged for a year or longer,
News Yes, There's Wood Pulp in Burgers Here's Why I Think it Matters
On Monday, Quartz published an article by Devin Cohen titled, There is a Secret Ingredient in Your Burgers: Wood Pulp. Given the headline and people's already present suspicion regarding all of the shady and potentially dangerous ingredients hidden i
News One Man's Quest to Reveal What's Actually in Your Favorite Wines
http://www.wired.com, By Christopher Null
Wine may be a $320 billion industry worldwide, but it's not being driven by sales of $1,500 Screaming Eagle.
News Grocery Store Prices / Veggie List 7/5/14 / Egg Sale
Tonopah Rob's Nature Grown Farm has the solution to the high prices box stores are charging for produce. Tonopah Rob's CSA (Community Supported Agriculture) program. It doesn't matter whether you make a weekly, monthly or semi-monthly visit to the f
News How Fast Food Providers Beat Inflation - Add Wood Pulp To Burgers
http://www.zerohedge.com, Tyler Durden
On Monday, Quartz published an article by Devin Cohen titled, There is a Secret Ingredient in Your Burgers: Wood Pulp.
News The Big Fat Butter Lie
Partially hydrogenated fatty acids in margarine damage arteries and blood vessels. They lower good cholesterol, and raise blood levels of triglycerides and lipoproteins leading to cardiovascular damage. They also raise C-reactive protein, an inflamma
News Market Closures for the Summer ~ Veggie List 6/28/14 ~ Fund Raiser Dinner Tickets
It's been a fantastic growing season. Even though the farm was invaded with swarms of Blister Beetles, Aphid and Bagrada Bugs, it held its own and survived the invasions. The farm produced well over 100,000 pounds of fruits, veggies, eggs, honey an
News Nestle reveals secret project to build food 'replicator'...
http://www.dailymail.co.uk, By Mark Prigg
Firm developing a machine that bosses describe as 'the next microwave'
Would create personalised supplements and food from nutrient capsules
Aims to create a kitchen 'replicator' within five years
News Protein Products and Heavy Metal Contamination
(NaturalNews) There's been a whirlwind of change taking place across the protein industry lately. Companies are scrambling to roll out low heavy metals formulas in the wake of Natural News releasing laboratory results finding high concentrations of
News The guide to detoxification and attaining sovereignty over your food, water and health
Over 2000 nuclear bombs have been detonated around the world. Fukushima is still pouring out radioactive isotopes and its effects are becoming increasingly evident. Many of the 77,000+ synthetic chemicals that have been introduced into our environmen
News Saffron: Ancient Healing Powers Confirmed
Saffron has been documented to have been used as a versatile medicine since ancient times. In 2004 researchers studying 3,500 year old frescoes at Thera, a Greek island in the Aegean, found depictions of a goddess presiding over the manufacturer and