Tag Archives: Farmer

Join the “Field to Fork” Conversation

Join the “Field to Fork” conversation with Chef Vivian Howard. She talks with Sweet Life Farms and shares her mouthwatering Pork Shoulder Steaks in Red Curry-Braised Watermelon recipe. @IMPACGrown  

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Your Food, Your Farmer Podcast: Vivian Howard and The Produce Mom ®

Re-Blogged from the News Page of www.impac.org  In the flagship episode of IMPAC’s podcast—Your Food, Your Farmer—I spend some time chatting with Lori Taylor, otherwise known as The Produce Mom®. What started as a small blogging project as the marketing … Continue reading

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2003 Editorial Re-posted from the Tampa Bay Business Journel

Tampa Bay Business Journal Don’t gripe with your mouth full May 19, 2003, 12:00am EDT Guest Opinion by Danny Kushmer Who is “Big Sugar?” The ads running on television and radio would have you believe “Big Sugar” is some monstrous … Continue reading

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Chef Vivian Howard Partners with the IRFC and IMPAC Seal

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 9, 2017 Suzie Freedland International Member of the Precision Ag Community 863-844-4235 sfreedland@highcor.com Mulberry, FL – PBS Host, cookbook author, and restaurateur, Vivian Howard is partnering with the International Responsible Farming Council (IRFC) to promote the … Continue reading

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Danny Kushmer Voted in as New Executive Director of IRFC

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Mulberry, April 26, 2017 – The International Responsible Farming Council has announced the appointment of Danny Kushmer as their new Executive Director. Previously, Kushmer served as Director of Environment, Restoration and Compliance for Highland Precision Ag. There, he was the … Continue reading

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Florida Ag Hall of Fame Invites Nominations

The Florida Agricultural Hall of Fame, which honors those who have made significant contributions to agriculture, is accepting nominations for inductees. “We invite the agriculture community to nominate those who have demonstrated selfless dedication to advocacy and advances in agricultural … Continue reading

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Bad for Farmers, Bad for Workers, Bad for California, & Bad for America

CALL TO ACTION……….. California Assembly Bill 1066 sponsored by Gonzales is scheduled for the Assembly Floor today. This is a solution to a problem that DOES NOT EXIST and needs to be opposed. This bill will result in massive farmworker … Continue reading

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Yesterday’s Farmer, Today’s Agribusiness Owner

As technology increased over the last 100 years so to has the American Farmer’s ability to grow more on less acreage. Whether called farmer, rancher, or grower one thing is perfectly clear, they must increase the use of technology if … Continue reading

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Remembering our Ag Roots on Independence Day

Gene McAvoy, County Extension Director Regional Vegetable Agent IV UF/IFAS Hendry County Extension LaBelle, Florida 33935 Farm Policy Facts Jun 30, 2016 It is the season of summer trips and for many that includes a journey to Washington, D.C., especially this … Continue reading

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