Author Archives: Margaret

FOODshed Wish List

ECO City Farms is building a FOODshed at our farm in Edmonston, Prince George’s County, Maryland and you can help! A FOODshed is a low cost, replicable commercial kitchen in a shipping container designed for processing farm products and producing value-added foods from our farm produce. It includes a walk-in cooler so we can store our produce …

Joel Salatin on Growing Food Organically

Can we provide the world’s food by growing organically? Joel Salatin thinks so – here’s why… Truth No. 1: Nearly half the world’s edible food never gets eaten. It spoils in warehouses, never gets picked, bouncing along during long distance transportation it gets rejected due to slight blemishes or goes into the garbage due …