Community Supported Agriculture http://www.kunc.org en Organic Or Not, Local Food is Better For The Environment http://www.kunc.org/post/organic-or-not-local-food-better-environment <p>Organic produce in the grocery store is labeled as good for the environment. No pesticides on the produce may reduce soil and water contamination, but organic goods that come from faraway places increase pollution and diminish the quality of those fruits and vegetables.</p><p> Sat, 19 Jul 2014 12:00:00 +0000 Tom Throgmorton 58924 at http://www.kunc.org Organic Or Not, Local Food is Better For The Environment For Local Food Movement, All Signs Point To Higher Sales http://www.kunc.org/post/local-food-movement-all-signs-point-higher-sales <p>When the U.S. Department of Agriculture releases detailed data from the 2012 <a href="http://www.agcensus.usda.gov/index.php" target="_blank">Census of Agriculture</a> in May, the numbers should illuminate all sorts of details about the country’s farmers. And for those involved in local food initiatives, the data may finally make it possible to update the statistics on the size and scope of their successes.</p><p> Wed, 30 Apr 2014 17:46:07 +0000 Amy Mayer & Harvest Public Media 55987 at http://www.kunc.org For Local Food Movement, All Signs Point To Higher Sales A New Year's Resolution Guide To Eating Healthy http://www.kunc.org/post/new-years-resolution-guide-eating-healthy <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Along with the New Year come resolutions to change our habits. My resolution is to eat more fresh local foods through our garden and to support local farmers.</span></p><p> Sat, 28 Dec 2013 13:00:00 +0000 Tom Throgmorton 52993 at http://www.kunc.org A New Year's Resolution Guide To Eating Healthy Forget The Golf Course, Developers Use Farming To Sell Suburban Homes http://www.kunc.org/post/forget-golf-course-developers-use-farming-sell-suburban-homes <p>For decades, housing developments in the suburbs have come complete with golf courses, tennis courts, strip malls and swimming pools. But make way for the new subdivision amenity: the specialty farm.</p><p> Tue, 10 Dec 2013 12:00:00 +0000 Luke Runyon & Harvest Public Media 52672 at http://www.kunc.org Forget The Golf Course, Developers Use Farming To Sell Suburban Homes What's So Great About Locally Grown Food? http://www.kunc.org/post/whats-so-great-about-locally-grown-food <p></p><p></p><p>The best thing we can do to eat healthier and to bolster our local economy is to buy locally grown food. At our house, groceries are a big part of our bills. So, for us, groceries are an important place to spend locally. Sat, 26 Oct 2013 12:00:00 +0000 Tom Throgmorton 51196 at http://www.kunc.org What's So Great About Locally Grown Food?