Friday List of Links

Hurrah for the newest farmers’ market in DC, welcomed by Michelle Obama: “Instead of Traffic, Fresh Tomatoes.” (Also includes a video link.)

Slow Food USA posted about the USDA’s “Know Your Farmer, Know Your Food” initiative.

HealthyChild.org launched a new interactive online guide, “Eat Healthy.”

But on a sobering note, a truly horrifying story about water pollution near large-scale dairy farms: “Health Ills Abound as Farm Runoff Fouls Wells.” Still not disgusted enough? Be sure to watch the slideshow and video links in the article – do those cows look healthy and happy? Do I want them producing the milk I feed my family? I don’t think so….

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