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Health & Nutrition

Starting an organic farm and CSA led us on a health and nutrition journey that we never expected.  While we are not experts by any means, we have read quite a bit and been to not a few conferences, seminars, talks and workshops on a wide range of subjects that all come down to producing and eating the healthiest food possible.  We feel strongly about regaining and maintaining the health of our family now and for future generations.  The choices we make as parents, farmers and consumers affect our children and the wider community. 

Many of those who meet us or visit the farm ask us about food, health and nutrition.  We are happy to share what we've learned.  This page is to provide links to resources to further your research as you explore these subjects as well.

 

Websites we recommend:
Weston A Price Foundation website
Campaign for Real Milk
Kitchen Stewardship Blog
Sara Popes' Healthy Home Economist blog
PASA - PA Sustainable Agriculture 
Buy Fresh Buy Local 
Write to Farm Blog

 Books we've read & recommend

NUTRITION AGRICULTURE    
Nourishing Traditions by Sally Fallon Losing Ground by Hugh Ulrich    
The Untold Story of Milk by Ron Schmid      
Wise Traditions Journal      
Eat Fat, Lose Fat by Sally Fallon, Mary Enig      
Wild Fermentation by Sandor Ellix Katz      
       
HEALTH  ARTICLES TO READ    
Be Your Own Doctor by Rachel Weaver

 Healing your gut
 http://www.westonaprice.org/modern-diseases/acid-reflux-a-red-flag/

Whole Grains and Pytic Acid 
http://www.westonaprice.org/health-topics/living-with-phytic-acid/

   


Places we recommend:

Clymer Healing Center
Health by Choice 
Weston A Price Chapter Meetings 
ACRES conference & journals
PASA conference

Farm PositionsJanuary 4th, 2018

2018 Positions available   Field Manager Pack Manager   Farm Stand Sales - on farm Farm Stand Sales - Bethlehem   Work Share Positions: Field Work Vegetable Delivery Market Salesperson

Farm Made Holiday Cookie Plates Made To OrderDecember 9th, 2017

Dear Friends, The Farm Girl bakes delicious cookies and handpies for our markets all summer long. Now she is offering Holiday Cookie Plates for your parties, exchanges and celebrations. All cookies a

Extra Vegetable and Meat Delivery Available Now!November 27th, 2017

Last week, as I was looking at all the vegetables that are still growing, I realized there may be some who would be interested in one more delivery of fresh, organic vegetables before winter comes. M

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