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2013-10-07 23:04:31

Schools and preschools across the country are celebrating the third annual National Farm to School Month throughout October.

2013-09-30 23:40:36

In response to an article published by the Badger Herald, Colle Farmers Market, an advocate for local vegetables, issues a statement commending Dane County, Wisconsin for leasing land for organic

2013-09-26 23:33:02

In the new Urban Farm Lifestyle newsletter urban farmers like Greg Peterson, bring readers articles and tips for creating their own urban farm using permaculture, GMO Free Seeds, urban chickens,

2013-09-24 23:34:57

In response to an article published by the Los Angeles Times, Colle Farmers Market discusses the need for healthier organic food options in lower-income areas like Compton. Bohemia,


Word of the Day
pawl
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.
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