Dust In My Coffee

Loving my life as a woman in agriculture one sip at a time

The world celebrates Earth Day on April 22nd with this year’s theme “Trees for the Earth”.    This annual event dates back to 1970 and originated in the United States.  I believe this year’s theme about trees is one that farmers and activists can find common ground on.  After all, who doesn’t like trees?  Trees help …

Continue reading

When I was growing up there was a slogan that went like this “Give a hoot, don’t pollute.”  For me it meant litter control–not throwing trash out the car window.  What I didn’t realize in the 70’s was that a movement was starting with a focus on air and water quality.   That movement can be …

Continue reading