Small-scale farming holds key to cleaner future

Nourishing the Planet’s opinion editorial was recently published in The Sacramento Bee, the largest newspaper in Sacramento and the fifth largest newspaper in California.

Agriculture can be an important part of a green economy. (Photo credit: The Sacramento Bee)

The article discusses how the agricultural sector can play an important role in moving towards a greener economy. Local organizations in Sacramento and around the world provide examples of how small-scale, sustainable farming not only encourages job creation but also reduces the environmental impact associated with energy intensive industrial farming.

Click here to read the article.

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