Author Archives: Irena

Steps Forward in the Fight Against GMOs

May was a great month in the battle for freedom from GMOs. Vermont is on track  to be the first state to require GMO labeling! The law was signed on May 8th by Governer Shumlin, and takes effect July 1st, … Continue reading

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Fermenting Vegetables

Lacto-fermentation is one of the safest methods of food preservation.  You don’t need a starter culture. It requires no electricity, though once created lacto-fermented products are best refrigerated. When you have a surplus of a particular vegetable from your garden, … Continue reading

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Growing Seeds for Southern Exposure

It takes many farms to grow a collection of seeds like what we offer. We’re proud to work with a network of over 50 small farmers in various parts of the US who grow seeds for us.  We hope to … Continue reading

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