Dear MOTHER: August/September 2014

Reader letters about the consequences of modern agriculture, timesaving garden equipment, debt-free living, avoiding pesticide-laden nursery plants, the MOTHER EARTH NEWS FAIR in Asheville, N.C., and more.

Sick Cow
“Do we truly think we can nourish our bodies and stay healthy by consuming products from sick animals and empty calories from highly processed foods?” — Dana Fast; Lake Clear, N.Y.
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