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Death of a cooperative

Humboldt Creamery, an 80 year-old organic milk producers cooperative, has been bought in a bankruptcy auction, and will now be folded into a major California milk producer. It is the end of an era. This story first developed last spring, … Continue reading

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Sustainability is not an option

Sustainability is a challenging concept. It reaches well beyond the simple choices of individual consumers to buy or not buy certain “sustainable” products. There is no such thing as a sustainable part of an unsustainable¬†whole, and a society that labels … Continue reading

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