Posts Tagged ‘local food’

What’s in a Label?

Wednesday, April 13th, 2011
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Ever wonder what exactly that “Certified Organic” sticker means, or what a grower has to do to become certified in Florida? Read on.

Books to Grow By

Tuesday, April 12th, 2011
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Those who don’t have a natural green thumb can still succeed in growing fresh, delicious produce at home thanks to the dozens of well-written, informative how-to books on the topic. In this round up of gardening books, we’ve done the research for you to find out which books are the best for the area and which books come highly recommended by local food producers and successful backyard gardeners.