Stories by Eliot Coleman

Eliot Coleman has more than 40 years of experience in all aspects of organic farming, including field vegetables, greenhouse vegetables, rotational grazing of cattle and sheep, and range poultry. He is the author of The New Organic Grower, Four Season Harvest, and the Winter Harvest Handbook. He produces year-round vegetable crops, even under harsh winter conditions (for which he uses unheated and minimally heated greenhouses and polytunnels). subscribe to Eliot Coleman's feed

Posted on: Mar 3, 2017, Source: AlterNet

Influenced by industrial lobbyists, the USDA has continually tried to subvert the promise of a natural, biologically based agriculture.

Posted on: Feb 3, 2010, Source: AlterNet

The radical idea behind by organic agriculture is a change in focus.

Posted on: Aug 12, 2009, Source: Grist.org

Sadly too many have been fooled -- the culprit is not meat eating but rather the excesses of corporate/industrial agriculture.