Farmers Suppling Restaurants – Taking Dramatic Steps to Regroup

Touch the Soil News #1645 (Feature Photo – Closed Restaurant – CCA SA 4.0 International) Agritecture News portal brings us an interesting story of three farmers woke up one day to lose almost all their restaurant customer base. Interestingly the three farms highlighted in the story all took dramatic action to adjust and survive. You…

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Farming Crisis

Touch the Soil News #1490 (Feature photo – Grain Fire – courtesy of Benjamin Gisin) MarketWatch brings us news that as the stock market hits record highs, farm bankruptcies are at the highest level since 2011. When financial speculation is rewarded with wealth and growing food is rewarded with bankruptcy something big is going sideways. You…

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