Local farmer William Lyons says it is an uncomfortable truth that most farmers are only able to earn a small portion of their income from farming and encourages the public to become more involved in the quality of the food that sustains them.
Making the most of the “alchemy of sunlight” that Pulitzer Prize-winning author Daniel Yergin writes about in The Quest: Energy, Security, and the Remaking of the Modern World, has required a global village of inventors, visionaries, scientists and engineers.
“Pets are considered property, and until that changes, it’s harder to make a difference." ~Diane Sullivan, assistant dean and professor, Massachusetts School of Law
The bacteria E. coli now causes 75 to 95 percent of all urinary tract infections, and research from Iowa State University has confirmed that such occurrences are linked to factory farms that use antibiotics.