Agriculturist Turned Pastoral Scholar Part I

While I love listening to stories, I have just never developed the knack for telling them. The stories I told…

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Dignity of Farmworkers: Response to Washington Post

In our recent blog postings, FAQ: Does the Church Care About Animals?, we began with the Church’s perspective on the care…

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FAQ: Does the Church Care About Animals? Part II

  As a voice for family farmers over many decades, Catholic Rural Life is asked by bishops and members of…

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The State of the Female Farmer: A Closer Look at Women in Agriculutre

  This article is from our Fall 2015 magazine, “Rural Women: The Feminine Genius in the Countryside.” To order your copy, visit…

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USDA Report Warns Climate Change Likely to Impede Progress on Global Food Security

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) released a report at the start of the Paris climate change talks on global…

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4 Reasons to Celebrate Food Co-Ops this Month

Co-op Month has been celebrated annually in October across the United States for more than half a century. Each October,…

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