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New England Meat Conference

The New England Meat Conference will take place in Manchester, NH on April 28-29th, 2017. The conference provides educational and networking opportunities for those who are involved in New England's meat industries.

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New England Meat Conference

The New England Meat Conference will take place in Manchester, NH on April 28-29th, 2017. The conference provides educational and networking opportunities for those who are involved in New England's meat industries.

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Not All Beef Is Bad Blog

Not All Beef Is Bad

 

In our ‘post-fact’ world, it seems some advocate groups are more concerned about easy messages and generating media headlines than telling the whole story. The NRDC’s “Less Beef, Less Carbon” report is just the latest in a long list of publications, blogs and articles to erroneously tar all beef with the same brush. The failure to clarify that beef’s climate challenges are associated with specific sectors of beef production wilfully ignores the environmental contribution of high-welfare, pasture-based beef producers—arguably our best hope for sustainable protein on an increasingly resource-challenged planet.

The message from the NRDC is loud and clear—and, unfortunately, patently false: ‘Beef is bad for climate change.’ The truth? When it comes to greenhouse emissions, pasture-based and confinement beef systems are far from equal. Sadly, this isn’t the first time the NRDC have wrongly railed against all beef.

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Good Food Festival and Conference

The 13th Annual Good Food Festival & Conference connects farmers, food producers, investors, trade buyers, policy makers, activists, families and Good Food lovers in Chicago and the greater Midwest. AWA will have certification information, resources for consumers and retailers interested in finding product and and supporting Certified AWA farmers, and our top label-decoding tool, Food Labels Exposed, available at both the Industry Showcase on Friday and the family-friendly Good Food Festival on Saturday. Join us!
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Good Food Festival and Conference

The 13th Annual Good Food Festival & Conference connects farmers, food producers, investors, trade buyers, policy makers, activists, families and Good Food lovers in Chicago and the greater Midwest. AWA will have certification information, resources for consumers and retailers interested in finding product and and supporting Certified AWA farmers, and our top label-decoding tool, Food Labels Exposed, available at both the Industry Showcase on Friday and the family-friendly Good Food Festival on Saturday. Join us!
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Living on a Few Acres Conference

Plan to attend this informative annual conference held on March 11, 2017 at the Deschutes County Fair & Expo Center in Redmond. Improve your knowledge and acquire new skills by taking courses taught by experts in a variety of subjects. There is something for everyone, from urban gardeners and hobby farmers to ranch and farm business owners.
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Living on a Few Acres Conference

Plan to attend this informative annual conference held on March 11, 2017 at the Deschutes County Fair & Expo Center in Redmond. Improve your knowledge and acquire new skills by taking courses taught by experts in a variety of subjects. There is something for everyone, from urban gardeners and hobby farmers to ranch and farm business owners.
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Natural Products Expo West

Natural Products Expo West continues to be the leading trade show in the natural, organic and healthy products industry, attracting over 77,000 industry professionals and 3,000 exhibits to the Anaheim Convention Center. Rated as one of the top 200 trade shows in the US by Tradeshow Week, Natural Products Expo West continues to help attendees reach their business goals.
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