Wash Your Avocados

Wash Your Avocados

The FDA highly recommends that you wash your avocados. A sampling program that was two years in the making found that avocado sometimes has a hitchhiker on its skin. The FDA collected and tested avocados between 2014-2016 and found that the skin sometimes carried...
Build a Farm Lease Tool

Build a Farm Lease Tool

Farmers and landowners—and the land—benefit from good farm leases. A sound, written farm lease doesn’t have to be complicated, but it should have a solid legal foundation and reflect the interests and goals of both parties.The Land For Good Build-a-Lease Tool will...
The Connection between Farms and Children

The Connection between Farms and Children

In California, 99% of the Dairy Farms are family owned. One of these farmers, Johan Barterlink from Eschalon, California, believes that is essential to connect children and farms. For this reason, he has been giving tours of his dairy farm to elementary kids for more...