A “New Vision for Agriculture” hurts small farmers while Big Ag profits

December 21, 2016 Leave a comment
A “New Vision for Agriculture” hurts small farmers while Big Ag profits

 

by Faith Attaguile

Agribusiness giants are always on the prowl, looking for ways to increase profits and guarantee supply chain security. In Asia, Africa and Latin America, they’ve found new ways to work the ...

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Big Ag’s toxic legacy: Broken soils, cokehead cows

June 19, 2016 Leave a comment
Big Ag’s toxic legacy:  Broken soils, cokehead cows

by Faith Attaguile

If I could sum up what’s wrong with our food production and distribution system today, I’d have to say it’s that farmers no longer control the farm. Big Ag does. And folks, ...

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Part 5: Discover powerful backers for your crowdfunding campaign–and keep them!

June 1, 2015 Leave a comment
Part 5: Discover powerful backers for your crowdfunding campaign–and keep them!

by Faith Attaguile

We’re on the last leg of our pre-launch planning. Your crowdfunding campaign toolkit is filling up! Now we need to discover how to reach out to potential backers.

But first, have ...

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Part 4: Six steps to a crowdfunding story that lifts your project to success

May 1, 2015 Leave a comment
Part 4: Six steps to a crowdfunding story that lifts your project to success

by Faith Attaguile

You’ve chosen a crowdfunding platform and decided on your campaign basics.

Here’s how to tell your project story to ensure your campaign’s success.

Don’t forget to keep your ...

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Part 3: Five valuable planning tools for your crowdfunding campaign toolkit

April 1, 2015 Leave a comment
Part 3: Five valuable planning tools for your crowdfunding campaign toolkit

by Faith Attaguile

I showed you how to choose your project’s crowdfunding host in my last post. Use the action tools below to build a strong campaign foundation and ensure a successful outcome.

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Part 2: Three steps to finding the best crowdfunding platform for your food or farming project

March 1, 2015 Leave a comment
Part 2: Three steps to finding the best crowdfunding platform for your food or farming project

 

by Faith Attaguile

Need your food or farm project funded? If so, navigating through the hundreds of available crowdfunding sites can be a daunting task. Here’s how to find your way.

My last

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Part 1: How to kickstart your farm or food project to a crowdfunding campaign win

February 1, 2015 Leave a comment
Part 1: How to kickstart your farm or food project to a crowdfunding campaign win

 

by Faith Attaguile

Are you a food or farming entrepreneur looking for money to fund a business goal or project? Then listen up. You can raise the money you need through crowdfunding.

 

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Top Food, Farming, GMO & Eco Stories for September

October 1, 2014 Leave a comment
Top Food, Farming, GMO & Eco Stories for September

Stay on top with our top-story picks for September! From the discovery of GMO wheat on a Montana farm to the #FloodWallStreet climate action march in NYC, ...

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Top Food, Farming, GMO & Eco Stories for August

August 31, 2014 Leave a comment
Top Food, Farming, GMO & Eco Stories for August

 

 

 

Don’t  miss our picks for cutting-edge stories in August! From the GMO debate to urban agriculture to the struggle to protect our planet -- here they are …

 

 

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Top 10 Food, Farming & Eco Stories for July

August 1, 2014 Leave a comment
Top 10 Food, Farming & Eco Stories for July

Don’t miss our picks for July’s cutting-edge stories! From Next Gen Urban Farms to Small Towns standing up to Big Energy -- here they are…

 

 

 

Local Food, Farming & Community

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