June 15, 2007

Q&A

Jennifer ASKS:
What chicken breed is best for us?

Sohaila ASKS:
What does it take to be an organic farmer?

Charlie ASKS:
Where can I find a farming partner?

Roberta and Armina ASK:
How can we keep our community garden free of dangerous pesticides and fertlizers?

Ron ASKS:
Are there loans specifically for minority farmers?

Tom ASKS:
Can I plant buckwheat as a cover? Do you have tips for building a root cellar?

COMMENTARY

Group will provide documents, advice to expand rights of small farmers to sell whole food to willing buyers
New legal-defense fund sets its sites on freeing buyers and sellers of farm-fresh food from government “protection.”

ASK JEFF

Vic ASKS:
Can I roll my field of monster hairy vetch?

Dave ASKS:
Should I use my harrow or rotary hoe to control the weeds in my corn?

Ron ASKS:
Can you tell me more about using vinegar as an herbicide?