Uncategorized

Civil Eats Highlights Winter Grazing in new article

By |January 28th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments|

Words Matter

Words Matter

By Troy Bishopp 

At the beginning of 2016, I declared it the year of “Thank You”. I suggested and laid down some country logic why the 2 most powerful words should be spoken or written on a regular basis to warm the hearts of humanity and provide inspiration to others for the little things.  I’m back again in 2017, like your recent tax bill, to cry even louder that words DO matter.

Words matter was a top attention grabber in last year’s tweet-filled, emotional election and is still spilling all over the media outlets. “Experts” seem to relish taking [...]

By |January 15th, 2017|Uncategorized|2 Comments|
  • Permalink Gallery

    Agrarian Learning Center Connects Globally with Inaugural Event

Agrarian Learning Center Connects Globally with Inaugural Event

Agrarian Learning Center Connects Globally with Inaugural Event

By Troy Bishopp 

Hudson, NY— Farmer and Author, Shannon Hayes aptly engaged the belief that a strong community is built around local farmers, food and the stewardship of the land. On November 4th, the Agrarian Learning Center celebrated this sentiment by hosting a farm to table dinner and global event entitled: “Eat It, Wear It, Regenerate It, Igniting a Consumer Revolution”.  The result:  A world-wide connection with like-minded farmers, communities and consumers.

Many have come to know dairy farmers, Paul and Phyllis VanAmburgh of Dharma Lea Farm in Sharon Springs, N.Y. and Claudia [...]

By |January 6th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments|

Madison County Conservation District Praises Team Approach

Madison County Conservation District Praises Team Approach
By Troy Bishopp
Morrisville, NY – English novelist, William Thackeray, proclaimed, “Next to excellence is the appreciation of it.” 

To honor this sentiment the Madison County Soil and Water Conservation District held its 7th annual appreciation luncheon in Morrisville, NY to honor teams of family farmers, local contractors, town supervisors, Agri-business companies, engineering support, state and federal conservation partners and funding organizations who helped get conservation on the ground.

“The day is simply dedicated to saying thank you to those who contributed to the Madison County Soil and Water Conservation District’s mission. It [...]

By |January 6th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments|

Snug as a Soil in a Cover Crop Rug

Snug as a Soil in a Cover Crop Rug
                                              By Troy Bishopp
As the fall hastens and the outer-ware protects you against the elements, your land is also in need of a comfy soil quilt to safeguard its organic matter and microbe family. Dr. Vandana Shiva, said, “In traditional agriculture, the soil is the mother. She’s the mother who gives, to whom you must give back.”  Science has proven this “giving back” recipe for healthy soils includes covering the soil for winter with a cover crop blanket.

Throughout the Upper Susquehanna River Watershed Basin from Allegany to Delaware County, [...]

By |January 6th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments|

The Worm Queen

The Worm Queen
By Troy Bishopp
Morrisville, NY—When you visit Central New York farmer’s markets or garden centers, you’re likely to see the buffalo girl, the honey guy and the chicken lady. But in the mix of vendors, you’ll come upon a different kind of livestock farmer and her signature mascot, O’Smiley McWiggler.  Yes, ladies, gentlemen, gardeners and farmers, you’ve happened upon a red-wiggler royal:  The Worm Queen.

Farmer Tina Jacobs, the passionate, unrivaled purveyor of worm poo and vermicompost is making waves (or castings) in the region for her carefully crafted plant food which gardeners hail as a magical [...]

By |January 6th, 2017|Uncategorized|1 Comment|

Moncler Outlet Hk Botte Ugg Zalando UGG Italia È Affidabile Negozio Giubbotto Peuterey Outlet Florence Gucci Doudoune Moncler Nice Giubbotti Woolrich Louis Vuitton Evidence Pas Cher Chaussure Nike Air Max Bw Pas Cher Outlet Florence Gucci Christian Louboutin Site Officiel Air Jordan Spizike Bordeaux Pas Cher
?>
Moncler Doudoune UGG Air Max One Air Jordan Pas Cher Louis Vuitton Christian Louboutin Pas Cher UGG Stivali Moncler Sito Ufficiale Woolrich Outlet Peuterey Outlet Gucci Sito Ufficiale