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YieldOrganic Blog

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Organic Farming Makes Every Day Earth Day

Earth Day is a good reminder to focus on what is right with the world. We are all interconnected, and each choice we make in turn impacts the whole. The focus for Earth Day April 22, 2018, is on ending plastic pollution.

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Hosting beehives at No Cost and No Additional Work

Bees are good for organic production.

One of my fondest memories one summer was being brought to see a beehive on a neighbor’s farm for the first time when I was around five years old. The sound of the hum as we approached the hive and the beekeeper handing my Brother and I a...

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Where to start if you are thinking about moving to organic production

It can be frustrating with the price of conventional commodities being flat and according to the USDA long-term projections, staying flat. View source 

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National Ag Day

What makes the world go round? Everyone may have a different answer, but today the answer is farmers as we celebrate the 45th Anual Ag Day.

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Regenerative Agriculture and Its Role at This Year’s Natural Products Expo West

This year was the largest expo to date with over 85,000 people converging upon the convention center in Anaheim, California at the Natural Products Expo West trade show. There is not necessarily an official theme to the show, but instead a gathering of brands from all over...

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Can Organic Farmers Compete Against Foreign Imports?

A common question that I am asked is, do you think we can compete against foreign imports. This a question that I think commonly gets intertwined with the issue of fraudulent imports.

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Highlights From the #MOSES2018 Farming Conference

Wow, what a conference. I had an amazing experience in La Crosse, Wisconsin both speaking and attending the annual MOSES convention. If you are not familiar with MOSES (Midwest Organic & Sustainable Education Services), they are a nonprofit organization based in Spring...

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There is still time to transition to Organic production

Some start the day with the philosophy of carpe diem. Since we only have “today” once in our lifetime, let’s seize the day by starting with something familiar, but new - farming.

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Top Two Farming Dating Websites in 2018 

Bringing People Together

It’s Valentine’s Day!People do not often think of how St. Valentine became associated with love and romance or how more than 62% of Americans came to celebrate Valentine’s Day on February 14th.

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Competing Against Organic Imports

A question that is frequently asked is, can we compete against imports? The answer is yes! Producers in the United States have a fantastic opportunity to take the domestic organic market back.

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