When farmers say every day is Earth Day they really mean it. In order for a farm to be passed down, to be sustainable, the farmer has to be a good steward of their land. The progress of raising the same amount of food and fiber with fewer inputs and resources is a testament to farmers and their attention to the principles of Earth Day.
I’ve written about the perfect meal. The meal of little preparation and easy clean up. I admitted that the quality of food, the making of the meal, and the simple joy of eating each contribute to the experience of a perfect meal. I think today the world has taken a step forward towards the perfect meal.
I give you the edible spoon. Continue reading
I was sad to realize that I missed National Farm Animals Day yesterday. Then I realized it wasn’t a day to celebrate the animals we raise on our farm. It wasn’t a day for farmers and people that raise animals. This day was created for animal rights folks to complain about farmers.
Interestingly enough, today is National Pet Day. Here’s my pal, Fred. Continue reading