Local Food Security – A Significant Boost to the Future

Touch the Soil News #1754  (Feature Photo – Michigan Urban Farming Initiative Logo – CCA SA 4.0 International)    It doesn’t take much contemplation, to realize modern civilization is 90 percent reliant on artificial life support systems – pumped water distribution, electricity, transportation, waste removal and the list can go on. One of the largest…

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Food Supply Chain

Touch the Soil News #1510 (Feature photo – Broccoli Harvest – Public Domain, Benjamin Gisin) The University of Illinois just published the most comprehensive food supply chain map ever produced for the United States. Phil Lempert (https://www.supermarketguru.com/) brings us one of the most interesting stories about food security in modern times:

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