With French Broad Electric Membership Corporation set to apply herbicides to the power-line corridor in Madison County, organic farmers in Spring Creek are asking why there isn't more public input on the way the utility manages the rights-of-way through their farms and near local streams.
In her essay on the hazards attending genetic engineering, author Barbara Kingsolver raises the question: “What will it mean for a handful of agribusinesses to control the world's ever-narrowing seed banks?” Asheville's Sow True Seed has an idea, and they're ready to fight back. (Cathryn Zommer shows off Sow True Seed's "Harvest Goddess" street puppet, above.)
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