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Ira Wallace is a farmer, an educator, and a seed saver. She is a founding member of the Acorn Community, a cooperative farm in rural Virginia, home to Southern Exposure Seed Exchange. We’re thrilled that Ira will be joining us at the Georgia Organics Conference, where she will be signing copies of her book, Vegetable […]

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Georgia is a key piece of the Monarch butterfly’s survival. And right now, they’re not not doing so hot. Since record-keeping began, the lowest number of monarchs arrived in Mexico for their winter migration this past year. In the past two weeks, both The New York Times and The Washington Post reported on this disturbing […]

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Dr. Elaine Ingham developed an early interest in soil science. As a child she often accompanied her father, a veterinarian, when he visited herds of ailing cows, sheep, and horses. He taught her that everything could be traced to the health of the life inside the soil – healthy soil means a healthy farm. By […]

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