Wednesday, 15 June 2011

Water Woes Pose Dire Prospects for Prairie Crops

Canadian Wheat Board 06/14/11
Winnipeg - Unrelenting rain across large areas of Western Canada will severely impact grain production….Details here.
Soggy field. l.p. photo

Why Supermarket Tomatoes Suck

By Barry Estabrook - 6/13/11 ONEARTH  
a survival guide for the planet
Excerpted from the new book "Tomatoland: How Modern Industrial Agriculture Destroyed Our Most Alluring Fruit" Details here.

Organic cherry tomatoes. l.p. photo