The story begins with the radioactive cloud that formed after the 1986 Chernobyl disaster and then moved to Northern and Western Europe. The rain that fell from the cloud was claimed by ‘experts’ to be harmless. Residents of Cumbria were told that the water was safe for consumption by […]
What the Tyee Solutions team learned in BC and Ontario while reporting this fall’s ‘Growing the Local Bounty’ series.
By Colleen Kimmett, 17 Dec 2010, TheTyee.ca
One doesn’t have to […]
While agriculture is facing unprecedented economic and environmental challenges, there are organizations and individuals working to engage farmers in strategies that creatively turn these challenges into opportunities. In 2009 FarmStart took the lead in bringing many of these organizations in Guelph and surrounding area together with the hope […]
Before starting up Green Being Farm Tarrah Young moved to FarmStart’s incubator facility in Guelph to raise pastured pigs and turkeys. She & Nathan Carey were the first ‘graduates’ of FarmStarts incubator program and Tarrah then spent 3 years on our Board of Directors. See the link below for the full Sun Times article.
Guelph Organic Conference January 27-30, 2011Guelph Organic Conference
January 27-30, 2011
Highlights of the Upcoming Guelph Organic Conference for New Producers and/or Prospective Farmers
Please visit the conference website for the full program and registration details. Lots of great learning opportunities for […]