HOW TO BYPASS MEGA GROCERY CHAINS AND BUY DIRECT FROM ORGANIC FARMS

The Citizen Media

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There are three reasons that Big Ag can’t compete with the small farm in the long-term:

·Research at the land grant universities in the United States is often funded by big agribusiness corporations, but consumers want fresh, organic food-not GMO, chemical-laden, mono-cropped refuse.

·Some of the most promising solutions don’t offer huge cash rewards to agribusiness, so it is possible that some of the most worthy farming practices and innovations are not getting adequately promoted – that is until you visit local businesses and farmer’s market serving up what consumers really want.

·Government interventions of mandates, grants, patent laws, and subsidies can dictate where momentum comes from for future farming practice choices. Farmer’s markets have grown by a whopping 76% in the past 8 years. No subsidy for GMO corn or soy, ethanol, or other Big Ag business can compete with that kind of growth.

Even though…

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