Cheryl Long, editor in chief: (785) 274-4319,
Brandy Ernzen, brand manager: (785) 274-4304,           

Inside the June-July issue of Mother Earth News, on newsstands May 25

June-July 2010 cover

Vegetarianism Will Not Fix Industrial Agriculture Factory farming destroys the environment, but following a meatless diet doesn’t fix the problem. For a sustainable diet, society needs to examine the way it looks at food and farming.

10 Tips to Deal with Ticks As tick season approaches, use these tips to avoid ticks and treat their bites, without chemicals.

Save Money and Crops with Natural Insect Control Use chemical-free pest-control methods to promote a balanced insect ecology and a bountiful harvest.

Choose the Right Garden Hoes Save time and energy on garden chores by choosing the hoe that fits your needs.

Green Your Roof —Before reroofing, learn about a variety of durable, eco-friendly options to help choose the right material for your home.

and much more …

About Mother Earth News
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About Ogden Publications
Ogden Publications Inc. ( is the leading information resource serving the sustainable living, rural lifestyle, farm memorabilia and classic motorcycle communities. Key brands include Mother Earth News, Natural Home, Utne Reader, Capper’s and Grit. Ogden Publications also provides insurance and financial services through its Capper’s Insurance Service division. The Topeka, Kan.-based company is privately held.

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