mixed farming

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growing crops and feed and livestock all on the same farm

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1, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Farm Aid today announced that it distributed more than half a million dollars in grant program funding this year, investing in organizations working to strengthen the family farm food system.
The centerpiece of Family Farm Fest will be an animal nursery where young and old can meet the Village's own newborn lambs, as well as baby goats, calves, piglets and chicks from Cooper's Farm in Charlton.
Her involvement in the agriculture industry doesn't stop with just her family farm.
The decline of rural life goes hand in hand with the decline of the small family farm.
org contend the demise of the traditional family farm is continuing, citing now-familiar statistics such as 3,000 acres of productive farmland is lost to development every day.
Brown Family Farm Maple Mustards come in two flavors: Vermont Maple Mustard, a coarse variety of mustard blended with smooth maple, and Horseradish Maple Mustard, a mellow maple matched with horseradish.
It seduces us and allows us to believe that we aren't just buying a gallon of milk, we are supporting a family farm, a way of life.
The FLO defines a fair farm as a family farm that is a part of a large democratic cooperative.
The film covers 55 years in the life of John Peterson and his rural Illinois family farm, and is the vision of veteran filmmaker Taggart Siegel and his nonprofit production group Collective Eve.
I personally feel passionately about the vital importance of maintaining the family farm in Britain because to me it would be an absolute tragedy of the greatest proportion if we lost the majority of our family farms," he told the newspaper.
While farmers say they would rather do without government subsidies, for some--without getting higher prices for their food--the government checks are the only way the family farm can stay in business.
He was born in 1945 on the four-acre family farm in the Kuhmo district of north-east Finland.
I received a letter from a woman whose son refused to get out of bed the day the family farm was auctioned off.
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