Down to Earth: Small Farm Issues In a Big Farm World

Students at Ball State University created this excellent short documentary on the state of small farms in the U.S. Kathy was interviewed for and featured in it as well. The film focuses on the story of the Becker Family Farm and features interviews with other notable individuals like Will Allen of Growing Power and Senator[…]

Largest projected price decline for corn in 60 years

Daryll Ray and Harwood Schaeffer of the University of Tennessee, Institute of Agriculture, just released an important article on the increases in demand and production cost for corn despite a projected price decline of about 35%. Please read the full article here. “With higher year-ending stocks for the 2013 crop, the USDA projects a mid-range[…]