Posts Tagged ‘Durango’

Your Food Supply #19: Selling Toasters or Food

21/08/2010

Jeff & Linda Mannix of Santa Rita Ranch talk about the huge feedlots and the dirty secrets of industrial farms, and growth hormones in our food supply.

Your Food Supply #14: Agri-Business vs Local

16/08/2010

Your Food Supply #6: Fair Trade

03/08/2010

Third World Countries Depend on First World Markets
Now what do we do? We’ve built market relationships in Mexico and other countries, where they sell everything from avocados to bananas to the U.S. Should we now stop buying their products in order to buy local? How much damage would that do to their farming economies?  It’s not so clear, according to Linda….
Your comments welcome.

Your Food Supply #5

31/07/2010

Concina Linda Works with Local Farmers

“Your Food Supply” Blog Series

18/07/2010

Coming soon: New series of blog posts  will open your eyes.
Keep an eye out for a new series of video and text posts starting here in a few days. We think you’ll like it.
We’ve just traveled across the U.S.A,  listening to an Omnivore’s Dilemma by Micheal Pollan. It was experiential education at its best, and a sobering experience.

What’s more it led to some great footage and interviews here in Durango, CO with local farmers and restaurateurs.
Stay tuned for this informative series of blog posts on your food supply.