Permaculture Webinar (this is not a NCSFA Event)

Permaculture: A Sustainable Living Methodology for the Home, Garden, and CommunityApril 14, 2021 at 10 amJoin Will Hooker, Professor Emeritus and Landscape Architect, for a webinar that provides an overview of permacultural practices and how they were implemented at his family’s home in Raleigh. Prof. Hooker describes the one-third of an acre property in Raleigh, a model of permaculture …

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Regenerative Farming Series, Pandemic Assistance and Range Management for Poultry

and the latest updates from A Greener World View as Webpage Photo Credit: Green Dirt Farm in Weston, Missouri Dear Rebecca, I hope all of you have had a good week. Our marketing team wrapped up our grassfed series (thanks to all of you who gave us feedback and shared our content), and we’re moving …

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Calling All North Carolinians!

Get sustainable food while supporting an amazing cause View as Webpage Dear Rebecca, Are you passing through Pittsboro, North Carolina this month? Do you want to buy sustainable food while also supporting a nonprofit that advocates for a food system that’s better for humans, animals, and our planet?   If your answer is yes, then …

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Grassfed Resources, Market Merchandise and Weaning Lambs

Catch up on the latest news and resources View as Webpage Dear Rebecca, I hope you and your farms and families are doing well. We’re wrapping up our recent grassfed series and have some great resources below for you to share with your customers. This week we’re also announcing a retail partnership we’ll be celebrating …

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New CONUS MUKEY Grids Now Available

Having trouble viewing this email? View it as a Web page. You are subscribed to one or more Soiil topics for USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service. gSSURGO and gNATSGO Map Unit Grids A simplified representation of the gSSURGO/gNATSGO spatial data are now available for users that do not require the full distribution of these data …

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All about grass (and all about you!)

Soil Testing, Grassfed Recipes and 10-year Farms View as Webpage Dear Rebecca, What better time than spring to talk about grass? You may have us seen over the last week sharing information about grass, pasture and food labels—and helping consumers appreciate all the good work you do. Whether we’re talking up AGW-certified producers or looking …

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Mar. 2021 🐝 What’s up in Food & Farming Policy?

How is is local food and farming being affected on a policy level? View this email in your browser Dear Rebecca, Welcome to the March 2021 edition of The Buzz. The path of the next four years of food and agriculture policy is starting to take shape as the new presidential administration settles in, and …

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What does grassfed mean? 🤔

Sometimes the grass isn’t always greener View as Webpage Photo Credit: Rare Earth Farms, North Carolina  Dear Rebecca, Grassfed seems like a straightforward claim. It just means that animals were fed 100% grass, right? Unfortunately, this is not always the case. Grassfed is another common label found on meat and dairy products that can …

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