A riparian buffer is a vegetated area near a stream or river that provides shade and protection from the impact of flooding and helps to stabilize an eroding bank.
Turns out there’s more to maple sugaring than boiling sap into sweet syrup — and it’s all about the birds.
If we truly want to provide fair and affordable health care we would pass single-payer universal health care.
My experience was just a small reminder of how careful today one must be around the police.
This was a bumper year for tomatoes in my garden, and most of my vegetables grew with abandon.
Today, many new immigrants to the Green Mountains arrive with detailed knowledge of the plants and seeds of their homeland.
Ron Krupp’s new book The Woodchuck Returns to Gardening is out.
At one time, Vermont was home to a number of American chestnuts, often called the queen of the eastern forest.
The Farm to Plate initiative is designed to boost the food and farm economy in Vermont.
Can I put human urine in my compost pile or share it with others? The answer is yes and are you looking for a new source of fertilizer for your garden? Again, the answer is yes.
In Vermont, there are many farm and food projects taking place from farmers’ markets, and upscale restaurants serving local food, to food hubs and CSAs.
It’s said that 75 to 85 percent of all non-organic processed foods that line our grocery shelves contain genetically modified ingredients.
We need to have “A New March” on Washington, where millions will take to the streets for a vision to “Put People First” in the richest country in the world.
The food industry’s goal is to get people hooked on foods that are addictive, convenient and inexpensive. … Coca-Cola and Doritos won their success with complex formulas that tells the brain to not stop eating. It’s called the “bliss point.”