News Maharishi in the World Today

How We Present
the News







  
Organic crash course: Congressman visits Lafayette County farm to learn about organic industry
by Jim Massey, Editor

The Country Today (Eau Claire, Wisconsin)    Translate This Article
28 August 2017

On 28 August 2017 The Country Today (Eau Claire, Wisconsin) reported: Joe Placke has been through several transitions during his farming career -- he left his family farm operation and bought his own place in 1980; he made the switch to organic dairying between 1993 and 1996 ... After two of Joe's brothers got cancer -- one after getting sick because of being in contact with a corn insecticide -- Joe decided to give organic dairying a try. The Plackes are finding success on a smaller scale than they once operated, taking advantage of an organic pay price that is more than double what their conventional neighbors are receiving for their milk. U.S. Representative Mark Pocan, Wisconsin, heard the Plackes story Aug. 24 when he visited their farm as part of an Organic Valley 'farm discovery' tour. Pocan, who sits on the U.S. House of Representatives Appropriations Committee and the Subcommittee on Agriculture, was invited to learn more about organic agriculture since decisions he makes at the federal level could impact future agriculture-related funding. Global Good News service views this news as a sign of rising positivity in the fields of environment and health, documenting the growth of life-supporting, evolutionary trends.

To read the entire article click here

Every day Global Good News documents the rise of a better quality of life dawning in the world and highlights the need for introducing Natural Law based—Total Knowledge based—programmes to bring the support of Nature to every individual, raise the quality of life of every society, and create a lasting state of world peace.



Translation software is not perfect; however if you would like to try it, you can translate this page using:

(Google)
(Altavista babelfish)

Send Good News to Global Good News.

Your comments.


environmental news more

World News | Genetic Engineering | Education | Business | Health News

Search | Global News | Agriculture and Environmental News | Business News
Culture News | Education News | Government News | Health News
Science and Technology News | World Peace | Maharishi Programmes
Press Conferences | Transcendental Meditation Celebration Calendars | Gifts
News by Country | News in Pictures | What's New | Modem/High Speed | RSS/XML