Posts Tagged: cows


23
Jul 12

Practical Farmers Union in Ontario

We have a new farmers union here that is looking to new ideas in order to help our food system and small farmers at the same time.  Its’ time for a change to the way agriculture is practiced in Canada and this new farmers union is my bet for the one that will help to […]

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23
Nov 11

Food Freedom Rally – Queens Park Toronto – November 23, 2011

For those of you who have seen the difference that raw milk has made in your own health or the health of your children or loved ones, doesn’t this sign say it all!  Many of us are waking up to the benefits of raw milk and many people right across Canada came together today to […]

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18
Oct 11

Take Action Now – Raw Milk – Michael Schmidt Hunger Strike

As many of you already know Michael Schmidt is on a hunger strike.  This is day #19 and he is getting weaker by the day.  Many of us are getting very concerned about this and I have been asked to circulate this letter so that people can take action.  As you will see when you […]

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18
Oct 11

Food Freedom Rally, Owen Sound 2011

  My friend Andrew Kohl did this awesome video for us of the rally with Michael Schmidt and Sean McGivern from the NFU in Owen Sound on October 13th, 2011.  Enjoy! Food Freedom Rally for Raw Milk, Owen Sound, October 13, 2011    

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4
Oct 11

Brad Martin on Grass Fed Beef

This is a newsletter that Echo Valley Grass Fed Beef put out this fall.  I liked the way he explains how a farm like his raises the animals and about what makes this type of meat so much better than conventional that I thought I’d post it here for your education.  More information on why […]

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9
Aug 11

Raw Milk – An Addictive Substance?

This is a very good article by a fellow nutritional consultant and  chapter leader in London, Ontario for the Weston A. Price Foundation.  Donna Costa – Joy of Health.  www.donnacosta.com My addiction to the pure white stuff began when I was living in Australia. It was easy to purchase and its use was almost mainstream. […]

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5
Aug 11

Raw Milk Fund Raising Rally

There will be a peaceful raw milk rally in Toronto that I want to tell you about.  It is planned at Queens Park in Toronto on Wednesday November 23, 2011.  This is going to be a fund raising rally in support of Michael Schmidt and other raw milk producers with the proceeds to go to […]

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12
Jun 11

Permaculture Farming For A Healthy Future

There are different ways of farming including organic, biodynamic and permaculture that can not only save our planet and feed us in the future but can also bring humanity back into a working relationship with nature.  Our future depends on more people understanding why they need to seek out these farmers and support them. Here […]

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8
Jun 11

Stepping Up To The Plate – Abattoir Meeting In Chesley

Stepping Up To The Plate – Abattoir Meeting In Chesley, Ontario June 6, 2011 In an attempt to bring more attention to the public to the issues surrounding the loss of our small Ontario abattoirs, the Malcolm Branch of the Bruce County District of Federated Women’s Institutes of Ontario held a public meeting at the […]

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31
May 11

Abattoir Meeting in Chesley Ontario for June 6, 2011

I have received this press release from the Malcolm Womens Institute about an upcoming meeting on the abattoir issues in Ontario. This is a very important subject for anyone involved in the processing of meat and for consumers who eat. If we want to continue to have access to healthy local meats we need to […]

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