Biopesticides, Farm Worker Pensions, School Salad Bars and Farm Camps Win NRDC Awards

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“Renegade lunch lady’ chef Ann Cooper with kids “eating the rainbow”

Fungi to fight plant pests? Agri-biz says it can’t be done. Healthy school lunches? Superintendents claim it’s too costly and kids won’t eat vegetables. Health insurance and pensions for farm workers? There go the profits. Stock options? Forget about it. Mobilize a new generation to farm? Green thumbs are for texting. The average age of farmers’ is 57. Four folks who are breaking ground in the world of sustainable agr…Read the full story on TreeHugger