Posted on March 12, 2013 by kwilder
Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) is a way to belong to a farm or garden, while supporting the farmer, and celebrating the act of “eating local”. Many CSA’s are organic. Ian and I visited the NOFA (Northeast Organic Farming Association) fair on March 2nd. It was a chance for people to learn about CSA’s, and possibly [...]
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Posted on November 22, 2012 by kwilder
Happy Thanksgiving! Over at our Peace Couple website, we focus on kind shopping and sustainability, so we have some vegetarian posts and links there. For Thanksgiving, we wanted to share a few turkey alternatives here, too. Just stumbled upon this interesting site from England with a lot of vegetarian recipes. Thought I would share it [...]
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Posted on September 20, 2012 by wilderside
A Harvest Homecoming will feature music, dancing, refreshments, raffles and Chinese Auction
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Posted on July 28, 2012 by wilderside
Ian’s San Diego: waterfront, palm trees, Comic con discounts, poetry reading, a 70′s folk singer, Occupy SD, Azerbaijani food, a baby giraffe, and my romantic panda cam assignation.
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Posted on July 10, 2012 by kwilder
The press release and information below is about the following event: “News Conference: The Significance of the US EPA Oral Reference Dose for Dioxin to the Protection of Public Health” to be held in Albany today, Tuesday, July 10, 2012, 1:00 PM. Dioxin in our air, and in our food supply (such as the milk [...]
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Posted on June 15, 2012 by wilderside
Queen City Cupcakes in Patchogue, NY sells fair trade and organic baked good.
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Posted on March 2, 2012 by wilderside
We are beginning our 16th season as a certified organic CSA (Community Supported Agriculture) project located on the grounds of the Sisters of St. Dominic in Amityville.
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Posted on February 22, 2012 by wilderside
In a walk through Huntington village today I found a number of interesting new organic and vegan places.
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Posted on January 2, 2012 by kwilder
Minimizing Harm to Human Health Resultant from Persistent Organic Pollutants Contamination of the Environment: Focus on Akwesasne (excerpt from) POPS Cancer Hazard website Contamination of the Global Environment [The impact of POPs Pollution on all of us...] During the past 100 years the manufacture and use of certain halogenated hydrocarbons has gradually led to the [...]
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Posted on November 21, 2011 by kwilder
Set of Flickr photos: here. A vegan feast. Turkey Free Thanksgiving 2011. Event hosted by Healthy Planet, and attended by Kimberly and Ian of Peace Couple.
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