Missouri http://www.kunc.org en Changing Dairy Industry Leaves Some Farmers In The Dust http://www.kunc.org/post/changing-dairy-industry-leaves-some-farmers-dust <p>Donnie Davidson’s family has been producing bottled milk in Holden, Mo., since the 1930s. But the 63-year-old farmer decided to sell his herd of 50 milking cows in November after the roof on one of his barns collapsed from last winter’s snow.</p><p> Tue, 11 Feb 2014 13:00:00 +0000 Abbie Fentress Swanson & Harvest Public Media 53978 at http://www.kunc.org Changing Dairy Industry Leaves Some Farmers In The Dust Monastic Life At The Top Of The Charts http://www.kunc.org/post/monastic-life-top-charts When the sisters of <a href="http://benedictinesofmary.org/" target="_blank">Benedictines of Mary, Queen of the Apostles</a> aren't hard at work on the monastery grounds, they're topping the charts with albums of sacred music. Tue, 11 Feb 2014 12:37:00 +0000 53985 at http://www.kunc.org Monastic Life At The Top Of The Charts Colorado Among States Looking To Label GMOs http://www.kunc.org/post/colorado-among-states-looking-label-gmos <p>Last year,&nbsp;<a href="http://harvestpublicmedia.org/article/gmo-labeling-laws-deck-midwest">we counted between 20 and 30 state legislatures</a>&nbsp;considering bills that mandate labeling on genetically engineered foods or foods containing genetically modified organisms (GMOs). Still a hot-topic, many labeling laws are working their way through statehouses all over the nation – even in farm country.</p><p> Tue, 14 Jan 2014 22:01:10 +0000 Abbie Fentress Swanson & Harvest Public Media 53443 at http://www.kunc.org Colorado Among States Looking To Label GMOs Retailers Look To Sell Sustainability Of Food http://www.kunc.org/post/retailers-look-sell-sustainability-food <p>Consumers are increasingly willing to pay more for foods they believe were sustainably produced, like free-range chicken, fair-trade coffee and pesticide-free wine. But what does “sustainable” actually mean?</p><p> Mon, 13 Jan 2014 13:00:00 +0000 Abbie Fentress Swanson & Harvest Public Media 53362 at http://www.kunc.org Retailers Look To Sell Sustainability Of Food Dreaming Beyond The Slaughterhouse http://www.kunc.org/post/dreaming-beyond-slaughterhouse <p>Not yet 9 a.m. on a warm fall day, freshmen Binh Hua and My Nguyen are in protective goggles, long hair pulled back, ready for their chemistry class in a Garden City Community College lab.</p><p> Thu, 31 Oct 2013 11:00:00 +0000 Peggy Lowe & Abbie Fentress Swanson & Harvest Public Media 51366 at http://www.kunc.org Dreaming Beyond The Slaughterhouse