Maple Cotton Candy
Locally grown, homemade, grass-fed, free-range and downright delicious food invades the 2011 MOTHER EARTH NEWS Fair in Seven Springs, Pennsylvania.
What is organic cotton and how is it better than regular cotton? Read this article and have your questions answered.
The Organic Exchange released the 2007-2008 Organic Cotton Market Reports—and the top 10 list contains a few surprises. Natural Home editor-in-chief Robyn Griggs Lawrence explains more about these organic cotton retailers.
There are plenty of alternatives to handing out sugary candy at Halloween time.
Make these tasty and chewy caramels. They are a festive treat that takes on a homespun flavor with the addition of Sorghum.
Natural Home editor-in-chief Robyn Griggs Lawrence is ready to shop for eco-friendly, organic cotton Loomstate clothing at Target this spring.
Media outlets have been warning parents against drug-laced Halloween candy for decades. But how prevalent is drug-laced Halloween candy, really?
Save money and win your sweetie's heart with a beautifully set table and handmade candy hearts this Valentine's Day.
Tips for learning to grow and spin cotton.
Shortages and soaring cotton prices have prompted U.S. farmers to plant more cotton and less food. Hemp is much more versatile and less resource-intensive to grow. Unfortunately, outdated U.S. laws prohibit its production.
The farm is looking into buying some TB-free Ayershire cows.
Did anyone ask if you wanted your milk to be homogenized?
Many of us love bread and love to use local ingredients.
Cam and Michelle enjoy a visit to their neighbour's "sugar shack" during maple syrup season!
My own special recipe for Pumpkin Maple Butter using organic pumpkin and Canadian maple syrup.
Dairyman Nick Snelgar reflects on the Chartered Institute of Environmental Health certification process and bagging hay for winter on his UK dairy farm.
The author discusses setting up small-scale dairy for local, doorstep milk sales in Great Britain.
Donna Pellegrin shares her mother's stories of growing up on a fertile, bountiful farm during the Great Depression, and of the homesteading skills that kept them well fed.
While it's almost impossible to completely avoid GMOs, you can minimize your exposure by eating organic and knowing which products are the worst offenders.
Choose chemical-free organic bedding to start off the new year with healthy rest in a healthy bedroom.
The Washington State Conservation Commission gave away trees at the Mother Earth News Fair as part of their conservation efforts.
No one will miss the meat when you serve up fabulous vegetarian versions of Thanksgiving favorites. Try two versions of mushroom stuffing, mushroom gravy or delicious roasted Brussels sprouts this holiday!
Simran Sethi discusses how to green your bathroom in easy ways: through your choice of toilet paper, shower curtain, and towels.