As reported in the Local Food Freedom — Nevada County blog.
County of Santa Cruz
BOARD OF SUPERVISORS
RE: RESOLUTION RECOGNIZING THE RIGHTS OF INDIVIDUALS TO GROW AND CONSUME THEIR OWN FOOD PRODUCTS AND TO ENTER INTO PRIVATE CONTRACTS WITH OTHER INDIVIDUALS TO BOARD ANIMALS FOR FOOD
Dear Members of the Board:
For many years, Santa Cruz County has been at the forefront of the local food movement. It has long been recognized that eating locally and growing your own food supports sustainability, local farmers, and healthy eating. Continue reading
That’s according to an email from Michael’s lawyer, Karen Selick at 1:54 pm Thursday Sept. 15, 2011.
Child drinks milk direct from a cow in Cambodia. Photo via Michael Schmidt.
Here’s what she wrote: Continue reading
New material added at 2 pm Thursday. Click “Read More” below to see it:
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From Steph Larsen on Civil Eats blog:
Learning to drive a 1960s Farmall tractor. Photo via Civil Eats blog.
“In December of 2010, I bought the farm.
Clearly I mean this in the literal, not euphemistic, sense. (Although I’ve spent some time pondering why the phrase “bought the farm” means “to die,” but I digress.) Continue reading